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Culture, The Exhibitionist Reel Trendy: Oscars and the Plain Jane Effect

Reel Trendy: Oscars and the Plain Jane Effect

Women must get bored on the red carpet with the endless barrage of redundancy — reporters asking the obligatory question "Who are you wearing?" and their obligatory answer that almost always relates back to the work of a male…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Super Bowl Fever: San Francisco Ranks Sixth Best City for Football Fans

Super Bowl Fever: San Francisco Ranks Sixth Best City for Football Fans

In case you didn't already know, perky pop-tart Katy Perry will perform a major televised concert this Sunday known as the Super Bowl Halftime Show. There'll be hits, there'll be and plenty of pop-induced fits as Perry promises to…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Reel Trendy: Oscars and the Movies That Court Controversy

Reel Trendy: Oscars and the Movies That Court Controversy

Hollywood’s biggest night of self-congratulatory pat-on-the-backs known as the Academy Awards is just around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited to partake from afar in the high status circle jerk.  On Sunday, February 22, in a span of…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist On Guard: San Francisco Opera Hosts an Evening of Stage Combat

On Guard: San Francisco Opera Hosts an Evening of Stage Combat

Brad Pitt will not be pleased as we are about to break the first and perhaps most important rule of Fight Club. As Pitt's now iconic character, Tyler Durden, stressed in the 1999 cult favorite, "The first rule of Fight…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Hometown Glory: A Look Back at the Year in Documentary Film

Hometown Glory: A Look Back at the Year in Documentary Film

The Bay Area has served as backdrop to some of the most iconic films in history. (Think Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Mrs. Doubtfire and Vertigo.) But as the year comes to a close, we wanted to note the wonderful…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist LGBT Military Expert Leads Discussion on "The Imitation Game"

LGBT Military Expert Leads Discussion on "The Imitation Game"

Many are familiar by now with the name of it-boy British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, however, few might recognize the name of the man he portrays in the critically-lauded biopic The Imitation Game.   Cumberbatch plays mathematician Alan Turing, who…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Once Again: San Francisco Ranks Third Most Livable City in America for People 35 and Under

Once Again: San Francisco Ranks Third Most Livable City in America for People 35 and Under

For the second year in…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist San Francisco is Number One on the Naughtiest Cities List in America for Renters

San Francisco is Number One on the Naughtiest Cities List in America for Renters

San Francisco chose the wrong time of year to be naughty. With Christmas just two weeks away, the last thing Santa Claus needs is a reason to triple-check his list before takeoff on his merry sled. Unfortunately, the tattletales…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist California Is Pretty Frugal: State Ranks Fourth in Penny Pinching

California Is Pretty Frugal: State Ranks Fourth in Penny Pinching

It's hard to tell what's most important to American families this time of year: quality time with loved ones around the dinner table on Thanksgiving or hours spent among the violent crowds in desperate search of bargains on Black…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist San Francisco Ranks Fifth Best City in America for Winter Travel

San Francisco Ranks Fifth Best City in America for Winter Travel

Listen up, San Francisco. It’s time to sit up straight, watch the language and put your best face forward because we’ve got company. The folks over at finance site WalletHub named San Francisco the fifth best travel destination in…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Breaking Point: Q&A with "Whiplash" Director Damien Chazelle

Breaking Point: Q&A with "Whiplash" Director Damien Chazelle

Mix red with yellow and you get orange. Mix vinegar with olive oil and you get balsamic dressing. Mix blood, sweat and tears and you get Whiplash – one of the year's most intense films and the underdog indie to keep an…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Mother Knows Best: Q&A with "Parenthood" Star Monica Potter

Mother Knows Best: Q&A with "Parenthood" Star Monica Potter

It's a bit of a mystery how NBC's Parenthood managed to, relatively,  stay under the radar for its entire six-season run despite great acclaim and ardent fans. The Berkeley-set series is weeks away from its finale and star Monica…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Family Portrait: Q&A with "The Genius of Marian" Director Banker White on Alzheimer's Disease and Loved Ones

Family Portrait: Q&A with "The Genius of Marian" Director Banker White on Alzheimer's Disease and Loved Ones

Let the cameras roll on any given American family and you're bound to get at the very least some grade-A quality trash TV. Just ask the Kardashian clan who've managed to build an empire out of this uniquely contemporary…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Enter If You Dare: Q&A with "The Room" Director Tommy Wiseau

Enter If You Dare: Q&A with "The Room" Director Tommy Wiseau

What is The Room? Answers will vary depending on who you ask. Fans will tell you it's the best cult classic since 1990's Troll 2, while critics will tell you it's the worst film since; however, ask writer/director/star Tommy Wiseau and he'll…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Love in the Time of Rent Control: Q&A with "Love Is Strange" Director Ira Sachs

Love in the Time of Rent Control: Q&A with "Love Is Strange" Director Ira Sachs

Here's a peculiar idea for a charming end-of-summer movie that just might work: Write and direct an intimate portrait about an older gay couple in Manhattan who finally marry after nearly four decades of loving devotion only to face…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Great Balls of Fire: The 19th Annual S.F. Drag King Contest Blasts Off On Saturday

Great Balls of Fire: The 19th Annual S.F. Drag King Contest Blasts Off On Saturday

Drag kings are passionate about two things: their pets and sci-fi. If you can relate, then it’s time to bind those boobs, stuff those undies and create the most cosmic getup imaginable because, next Saturday San Francisco will crown its…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Too Hot to Handle: Bernal Heights Remains the Hottest Neighborhood in America

Too Hot to Handle: Bernal Heights Remains the Hottest Neighborhood in America

There's no better time than the present to quote supermodel turned Project Runway host Heidi Klum: "One day you're in and the next day you're out." Klum is absolutely right in her tough-as-acrylic nails approach; however, we shouldn't fail to recognize…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist San Francisco State University Among Top 25 Film Schools

San Francisco State University Among Top 25 Film Schools

The future looks bright for the next generation of San Francisco filmmakers — and the bigwigs in Hollywood have taken note.  The Hollywood Reporter, the renowned trade publication for all things showbiz, has selected San Francisco State University as one…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist 10 Years Later: Zach Braff Discusses His Latest Film <i>Wish I Was Here</i>

10 Years Later: Zach Braff Discusses His Latest Film Wish I Was Here

The follow-up to any major success is never easy. Just ask Zach Braff, whose 2004 breakthrough film Garden State, earnestly found its way into the canon of contemporary classics and remains a touchstone of post-millenial, twenty-something angst.…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist On Pins & Needles: <i>SF Weekly</i> Tries Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

On Pins & Needles: SF Weekly Tries Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

The last few weekends have been a decadent blast, but with Pride and the Fourth of July behind us, it's time to put down the beer, start going to bed at a reasonable hour -- and poke ourselves in…
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