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News, The Snitch Report: Super Bowl 50 Netted City a Whopping $792,000

Report: Super Bowl 50 Netted City a Whopping $792,000

Remember Super Bowl 50? The world's best-marketed sporting event — the few hours of football squeezed around the most expensive commercial messaging in America — brought 1.1 million strangers to San Francisco, shut downtown streets for about a month,…
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News, The Snitch Man Arrested For Photographing Police at Super Bowl City Claims He Was Also Roughed Up

Man Arrested For Photographing Police at Super Bowl City Claims He Was Also Roughed Up

Amir Varick, the man detained by police at Super Bowl City on Feb. 3 after taking a few cell phone photos of the sizable police presence and given a citation, claims that the San Francisco cops who took him aside…
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News, The Snitch Black Lives Matters' Alicia Garza: Beyonce, the Patriarchy, and (Why She Isn't Voting For) Hillary Clinton

Black Lives Matters' Alicia Garza: Beyonce, the Patriarchy, and (Why She Isn't Voting For) Hillary Clinton

The world was introduced to the phrase "Black Lives Matter" in August 2014 via a hashtag attached to the scenes of unrest and protest in Ferguson, Mo. Since then, the phrase, co-coined by Bay Area native Alicia Garza, has permanently…
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News, The Snitch FBI Releases Post-Super Bowl Trafficking Stats, But Says It Doesn’t Track the Number of Prostitutes Arrested

FBI Releases Post-Super Bowl Trafficking Stats, But Says It Doesn’t Track the Number of Prostitutes Arrested

As SF Weekly reported a couple of weeks ago, the Bay Area’s anti-human trafficking operations during the Super Bowl were no joke. More than 50 organizations, an army of 5,000 trained volunteers, and a who’s who of federal law enforcement…
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Music, All Shook Down Earworm Weekly: "Party Lights" by Claudine Clark

Earworm Weekly: "Party Lights" by Claudine Clark

I was really hoping to get earwormed by a song recorded in this century this week, but it was not to be. Instead, for some reason, I am stuck with the 1962 hit “Party Lights” by one-hit-wonder Claudine Clark.…
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Dining, SFoodie Monday Seven: PETA "Hotties" To Protest Tomorrow

Monday Seven: PETA "Hotties" To Protest Tomorrow

PETA Schedules Protest on Market Street at Noon Tomorrow Two "hotties" (their…
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News, The Snitch The Super Bowl is Over, But Questions About What Really Happened to the Homeless Remain

The Super Bowl is Over, But Questions About What Really Happened to the Homeless Remain

Now that the Super Bowl is over (sorry, Panthers fans) and Justin Herman Plaza can return to its usual state, we may ask: How did the city do taking care of the homeless during the big hoopla? Well, a…
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Dining, SFoodie The Five Best Foodie Ads of Super Bowl 50

The Five Best Foodie Ads of Super Bowl 50

Kind of a boring game, non? At least it's over. A couple people died in a fiery crash in SoMa, and thieves swiped some tickets and a signed Cam Newton jersey destined for an official NFL auction, but none…
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News, The Snitch Macy's Promises Not To Trash Beach with Tonight's Super Bowl Fireworks

Macy's Promises Not To Trash Beach with Tonight's Super Bowl Fireworks

Earlier in the week, evidence of the good time we're all having with Super Bowl 50 washed up on the beach at Aquatic Park, where National Parks Service rangers spent a few hours raking up what appeared to be…
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Dining, SFoodie Friday Eight: California Craft Distillery Boom Begins ... NOW

Friday Eight: California Craft Distillery Boom Begins ... NOW

California's Craft Distillery Boom Is Set to Begin The Chronicle's Jonathan Kauffman writes that, with the passage…
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Music, All Shook Down How to Prepare For Saturday's Super Bowl 50 "Urban EDM Fest"

How to Prepare For Saturday's Super Bowl 50 "Urban EDM Fest"

This year marks the Super Bowl's first ever attempt to throw a huge EDM festival as part of their plethora of pre-game events. The 18+ party, comically dubbed the "Urban EDM Fest," takes place at the Oakland Coliseum this…
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Music, All Shook Down Every Single Concert/Show/DJ Set You Should Know About For Super Bowl Weekend

Every Single Concert/Show/DJ Set You Should Know About For Super Bowl Weekend

Even though football is a vastly inferior sport to basketball, Super Bowl 50 has inspired a mass-migration of musicians to the Bay Area. And while some may have come for the game, most have probably immigrated here for the…
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News, The Snitch Cops Detain Super Bowl Protester For Photographing Police

Cops Detain Super Bowl Protester For Photographing Police

One of the demonstrators at last night's protest of Super Bowl City at the Embarcadero was detained by police and cited with a misdemeanor after taking photographs of police at the event, officials confirmed today. Amir Varick was walking…
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News, The Snitch In Continuing Bid for Relevance, Infamous Hate Group Plans to Protest at the Super Bowl

In Continuing Bid for Relevance, Infamous Hate Group Plans to Protest at the Super Bowl

With the Super Bowl and its thousands of revelers in town, there’s no better time to garner attention for good old-fashioned hate speech. A group infamous for staging homophobic protests plans to do just that. As Hoodline first noted,…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist $5M of Weaponized Tackiness: Super Bowl City Is a Depressing Bore

$5M of Weaponized Tackiness: Super Bowl City Is a Depressing Bore

I went to Super Bowl City, and it's absolutely terrible. It's a boring, badly planned surveillance state by and for people with shitty taste that manages to be as crassly commercial as a mall with lackluster foot traffic without…
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News, The Snitch Drivers with Uber, Official Super Bowl Partner, Plan Super Bowl Strike

Drivers with Uber, Official Super Bowl Partner, Plan Super Bowl Strike

Super Bowl 50 arrives bearing gifts for San Francisco. Hometown hero Uber, for example, is an official partner of the Big Game — which, according to Super Bowl Host Committee spokesman Nathan Ballard, means that Uber drivers can use…
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Music, All Shook Down Catch Hunter Hayes, Fall Out Boy, and Skrillex For Free This Week (Thank You, Super Bowl 50)

Catch Hunter Hayes, Fall Out Boy, and Skrillex For Free This Week (Thank You, Super Bowl 50)

Three big-name acts, Hunter Hayes, Fall Out Boy, and Skrillex, will be playing free shows at the Regency Ballroom this week thanks to Super Bowl 50. The shows are sponsored by an app called Go90 that requires an app…
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News, The Snitch Mayor Lee Says Outreach Workers Gave The Homeless “Alternatives” Before Telling Them To Move

Mayor Lee Says Outreach Workers Gave The Homeless “Alternatives” Before Telling Them To Move

When I asked Mayor Ed Lee to explain his comment last summer that the homeless on the Embarcadero will “have to leave” during the Super Bowl , the first thing he said was, “Well, it’s not surprising that SF…
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News, The Snitch Free SFPD Escort for NFL, Teams During Super Bowl

Free SFPD Escort for NFL, Teams During Super Bowl

If Peyton Manning, Roger Goodell, and Cam Newton all want to stroll arm-in-arm down Market Street ahead of their big game Sunday, San Francisco police will be there to protect them — free of charge. In addition to providing…
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Dining, SFoodie Monday 13: Genderfuck the Super Bowl 50 Clothing and Food Drive

Monday 13: Genderfuck the Super Bowl 50 Clothing and Food Drive

The Ferry Building Is…
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