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Music, All Shook Down Premiere: Listen to This New Track From S.F. Rapper Adam Vida (Formerly A-1)

Premiere: Listen to This New Track From S.F. Rapper Adam Vida (Formerly A-1)

If Adam Vida doesn't ring a bell, it shouldn't. Today is the third day that the S.F.-bred rapper (formerly known as A-1; real name: Adam Traore) has used the name since announcing the change on Instagram and Twitter on…
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Music, All Shook Down Video Premiere: In the Middle of the World Series Ruckus, A-1 Tackles Two Sides of the City

Video Premiere: In the Middle of the World Series Ruckus, A-1 Tackles Two Sides of the City

To say that San Franciscans are somewhat divided on the post-World Series mayhem in the streets each time the Giants go all the way would be an understatement. While what feels like half the city is high on victory (and…
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Music, All Shook Down This Week: J-Lo Writes a Book, Dave Grohl Goes on "60 Minutes" and The Giants Win!

This Week: J-Lo Writes a Book, Dave Grohl Goes on "60 Minutes" and The Giants Win!

"*Lorde Voice*♪♪♪ But we will never win, Royals ♪♪♪ #sports #topical" Mark Hoppus has suggested a new version of "Royals" in light of the Giants defeating Kansas in the World Series (Twitter) "Congrats San Fran. #Giants Celebrate Safe. Great Job…
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Music, All Shook Down Watch: Phish Played "We Are The Champions" For The Giants Last Night

Watch: Phish Played "We Are The Champions" For The Giants Last Night

In a scheduling move that would be questionable for, um, pretty much any other band with any other kind of following, Phish played three consecutive nights this week at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Last night was the third…
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News, The Snitch Which Does San Francisco Hate More: Muni, Techies, or Cops?

Which Does San Francisco Hate More: Muni, Techies, or Cops?

If a line of graffiti is worth a thousand words, then this piece of aerosol art, captured by Valleywag reporter Kevin Montgomery in the melee following last night's Giants victory, speaks volumes about the soul of San Francisco. Or…
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News, The Snitch Simon Timony, the Guy Who Tried to Stop Vandals From Torching a Muni Bus, Has a Metal Punk Band

Simon Timony, the Guy Who Tried to Stop Vandals From Torching a Muni Bus, Has a Metal Punk Band

By now, you might have heard about Simon Timony, the 28-year-old Muni hero who tried to stop the drunken World Series revelers as they smashed and trashed a bus -- with passengers aboard. Timony, who was punched and kicked by…
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News, The Snitch "You Goin' to Jail Now!": Behind the Giants' Battle Cry

"You Goin' to Jail Now!": Behind the Giants' Battle Cry

"And I told the guys on this team I was gonna do this so I can't let them down," Ryan Vogelsong said, as he stood at the podium on the steps of city hall, 1 million Giants fans before him.…
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News, The Snitch World Series: After Too Damn Much Ado, Giants Crowned Kings

World Series: After Too Damn Much Ado, Giants Crowned Kings

Today it took the San Francisco Giants two and a half hours to roll from the Embarcadero to City Hall. And you can't blame Muni. The orange-clad fanatics began filing into Civic Center Plaza as early as 5 p.m. yesterday.…
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News, The Snitch World Series: Muni Bus Torched by Revelers Is "Totaled"

World Series: Muni Bus Torched by Revelers Is "Totaled"

Sadly, the only thing hotter than the San Francisco Giants of late is a Muni 8X bus lit ablaze by rioting revelers late Monday morning. While SF Weekly was yesterday told the fire was started by a passenger, today Muni…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Celebrating by Destruction: Inside the Giants World Series Riot

Celebrating by Destruction: Inside the Giants World Series Riot

The morning of the last World Series game, I woke up around 9:30 a.m. and outside the bathroom window I saw my upstairs neighbors yelling about the liquor store not being open yet. The chance for the Giants to…
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News, The Snitch Man Shot in the Head, Kid Shot in the Chest Over Another Violent Weekend in S.F.

Man Shot in the Head, Kid Shot in the Chest Over Another Violent Weekend in S.F.

Separate from the World Series chaos and fires that plagued the city last night, San Francisco had yet another bloody weekend, where multiple people, including a kid, were shot. The first incident happened on Friday about 8 p.m. at the…
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News, The Snitch World Series: Excited Revelers Set Bus on Fire

World Series: Excited Revelers Set Bus on Fire

(Update October 30): Muni spokesman Paul Rose called back and said it was not a Muni rider who started the fire. (Original story Oct. 29): Here's a Muni rider someone who truly feels white-hot hatred toward the city's transit system.Amid…
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News, The Snitch World Series: San Francisco Goes Crazy After Giants Win (Video)

World Series: San Francisco Goes Crazy After Giants Win (Video)

If you were in the East Bay last night watching the Giants sweep the World Series, you missed the mega street party across the bay. San Franciscans poured into the streets by the thousands in almost every neighborhood, blocking traffic…
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News, The Snitch World Series: Everything We Ever Wanted -- and More

World Series: Everything We Ever Wanted -- and More

Sergio Romo's fastball popped into Buster Posey's mitt for strike three. Sit down, Triple Crown -- and everyone was dancing on top of the tables. A Caltrain engineer leaned hard on his horn and the fans swarming the streets answered…
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News, The Snitch Bryan Stow, Beaten Giants Fan, Watched the Giants Kick Ass Last Night

Bryan Stow, Beaten Giants Fan, Watched the Giants Kick Ass Last Night

It's great news the Giants won game two of the World Series -- what's even better news is that Bryan Stow was there to witness it. The Santa Cruz paramedic and father of two was reportedly the Giants' guest at Game…
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News, The Snitch Would You Eat a Matt Cain Pizza?

Would You Eat a Matt Cain Pizza?

So you didn't score tickets to the World Series games. Big deal. You can still probably score some free pizza.Patxi's Pizza is offering Giants fans a chance to get pizza and win a signed Matt Cain jersey when they…
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News, The Snitch World Series: Justin Verlander, Thou Art Mortal

World Series: Justin Verlander, Thou Art Mortal

There's a scene toward the end of the great old movie The Man Who Would Be King where Sean Connery's character has nearly conned an Afghan tribe into believing that he's a God. But, just at the wrong moment, he's…
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News, The Snitch 10 Ways to Prove You Are a Real Giants Fan

10 Ways to Prove You Are a Real Giants Fan

Mayor Ed Lee has officially declared it San Francisco Giants Pride Week, which means starting today he wants this city to be all orange-and-black all the time -- or at least until the end of the World Series.The mayor doled…
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News, The Snitch San Francisco Giants: Wet Wish Fulfillment

San Francisco Giants: Wet Wish Fulfillment

In the last few years, San Francisco Giants fans have been treated to every experience they could have ever hoped to have. Last night, however, was a new one. If you ever dreamed of watching a nigh-impossible comeback capped during…
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News, The Snitch Baseball Beer Prices -- Cheers to the Giants!

Baseball Beer Prices -- Cheers to the Giants!

Nouveau Giants fans unaccustomed to adversity may have been left weeping into their beers by the team's disappointing opening series. But, in addition to the reassuring notion that a World Series pennant is fluttering over AT&T Park, San Francisco aficionados…
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