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Calendar, Night&Day Bloomsday

Bloomsday

Orchids used to appear wonderfully rare and exotic, a specialty plant hunted by romantics, hobbyists, and thieves; today, pallets of hardy, year-round bloomers stacked in front of Home Depot have put a suburban smear on those evocative petals. But there’s…
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Calendar, Night&Day Daytime Trauma

Daytime Trauma

Simon Rumley’s revenge-triangle flick, Red White & Blue, has the dense dramatic content of a soap-opera plot. But instead of gazing intensely, the beleaguered characters reach for knives and duct tape. The style is haute-horror in a grungy Austin setting:…
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Calendar, Night&Day Go East for Art

Go East for Art

Say what you will about Emeryville – that the city has sold its soul to the likes of Ikea, the Home Depot, and the developers that back them – but the town also values art. Weird metal sculptures line the…
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Calendar, Night&Day Don’t Be Chicken

Don’t Be Chicken

With Ad Hoc at Home, it seemed that the Yountville champion of don’t-try-this-at-home cooking, Thomas Keller, was going soft on us, bowing to the trend of chefs dumbing down their food for the home cook who only has thirty minutes…
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News, Sidebar A New Method of Cleaning

A New Method of Cleaning

See feature, Chic-and-Span. SHAPE: The shape is based on a bottle of camping fuel Eric Ryan found at a tiny hardware store in Norway. He thought the elegant shoulders and round body gave it the feel of an Old World…
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Best of San Francisco, Shopping & Services

Best Hardware Store Employees

When home-improvement tasks come calling, take a deep breath and remember this pleasant alternative to Home Depot. Forgo the terrifying experience of wandering monstrous aisles and begging for advice from employees just as confused as you are -- head instead…
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Best of San Francisco, People & Places

Best Community Organizer

Charming Ron Morgan is the staff community organizer at that nexus of Bernal Hill society: the Neighborhood Center. Morgan and his boss, Mauricio Vela, are leading the charge to keep Home Depot from building a store on the old Goodman's…
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Calendar, Halloween

The Grid

Honest Shaft Last December, campaign consultant and Yber-lobbyist Jack Davis took one of his clients, San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown, to visit representatives of another client, Home Depot, the megaretailer of household-improvement products. The mayor was not in need of…
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Dining, Eat

Blue Light Special

Babaloo, although situated on Lombard Street, amid a hodgepodge of drab motels with neon "vacancy" signs and a potpourri of ethnic restaurants, really belongs to the Chestnut Street scene a block away, where everyone is 28 with perfect teeth and…
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