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Film, "Pitch Perfect": Revenge of Nerds the Musical Starring Ladies

"Pitch Perfect": Revenge of Nerds the Musical Starring Ladies

As Pitch Perfect opens, its lead group of lady nerds, the Bellas, botch their lackluster performance at an a capella championship with neurotic perfectionist Aubrey's (the always on-point Anna Camp) projectile vomiting. Literally. Like, all over the audience. Flash forward…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Top 10 Bay Area Movie Theaters

Top 10 Bay Area Movie Theaters

10. Artists' Television Access Looking to get purposefully, intentionally weird? This is your theater jam. Not playing any of the regular fare, Artists' Television Access is more about experimental celebration and new wave conceptual shenanigans. We're not totally sure what…
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Dining, SFoodie Help Rescued Chickens, Wild Horses Under Attack from Terrible Humans, and Butternut Mac 'n' Cheese Bites!

Help Rescued Chickens, Wild Horses Under Attack from Terrible Humans, and Butternut Mac 'n' Cheese Bites!

Hey guys, let's start this week off with some sad news because that's how I do it: This is my last Week in Vegan! I'm moving on to different pastures (not killing myself, just a new job) and I…
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Dining, SFoodie Wolfgang Puck Sends Letter to California Restaurants Still Serving Foie Gras

Wolfgang Puck Sends Letter to California Restaurants Still Serving Foie Gras

Earlier this month, Wolfgang Puck, perhaps California's most famous chef, wrote a letter urging fellow restauranteurs to embrace the impending ban on foie gras. In 2004, S.B. 1520 was signed into effect, giving California eight whole years to figure out…
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Dining, SFoodie Top 5 Racist Food Faux Pas

Top 5 Racist Food Faux Pas

By now, you've probably heard about Ben & Jerry's limited-release ice cream flavor, "Taste the Lin-Sanity," which included a lychee swirl and Fortune Cookies. You know, because he's Asian. Because, you know, if he was African-American, Ben and Jerry woulda…
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Dining, SFoodie IHOP Gives Away Pancakes on National Pancake Day (It's a Thing)

IHOP Gives Away Pancakes on National Pancake Day (It's a Thing)

What: Free Pancakes! Where: IHOP When: Tues., February 28, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Cost: Free (duh) The rundown: Bet you didn't know that it's National Pancake Day. It's probably also the day for blind babies and little people with dyslexia but…
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Dining, SFoodie Shrimp is Killing Everything, Babycakes is Coming to San Francisco, & Vegan Caramel Invades the Oscars

Shrimp is Killing Everything, Babycakes is Coming to San Francisco, & Vegan Caramel Invades the Oscars

•Let's lead with the most important news: I'm totally at the Oscars! Actually, it's even better than the Oscars because that's just some wack-ass, rigged, masturbatory television program. I'm at the Oscar Swag Bag Lounge, where celebrities come to…
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Dining, SFoodie Farmers' Market Cocktail Series Kicks Off with Lady Leap Year Libations

Farmers' Market Cocktail Series Kicks Off with Lady Leap Year Libations

What: Lady Leap Year Cocktails Where: Ferry BuildingWhen: Wednesday, Feb. 29, 5:30 to 8 p.m.Cost: $40The rundown: The Center for Urban Education About Sustainable Agriculture and the Northern California Chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild are kicking off the…
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Dining, SFoodie The Wild Kitchen Pops Up for Several Dinners Before Hiatus

The Wild Kitchen Pops Up for Several Dinners Before Hiatus

The Wild Kitchen, the pop-up that makes San Franciscans' pants pop up, is back for several nights of dinner service before going on hiatus. Iso Rabins, the foraging mastermind behind it all, is teaming up with co-chef Thomas Martinez, formerly…
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Dining, SFoodie Fat Tuesday Comes to the Fillmore Tonight

Fat Tuesday Comes to the Fillmore Tonight

What: Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore Where: All over the Fillmore When: Tues., February 21, 6 p.m. Cost: Varies The rundown: Everyone loves a party, and no party is more insane than Fat Tuesday. The Fillmore plans to do it…
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Dining, SFoodie Meat Eaters in Denial, Guilty-Ass Cats, Stuffed French Toast, and McDonald's is Insane

Meat Eaters in Denial, Guilty-Ass Cats, Stuffed French Toast, and McDonald's is Insane

• PETA is up to its usual shenanigans, and this time, they foray into domestic abuse! Sigh. There's so much wrong with this ad that there isn't time to go into it all, and I know PETA will consider…
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Dining, SFoodie Screw Cupid! It's Singles Appreciation Day at Royal Exchange

Screw Cupid! It's Singles Appreciation Day at Royal Exchange

What: Singles Appreciation Day (aka S.A.D.) Where: Royal Exchange When: Tue., February 14, 4-9 p.m. Cost: Free, with RSVP The rundown: Here's something for all the folks who are done with love, down on love, or just want to drink…
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Dining, SFoodie Hot Food for Cold Nights: Ken Ken Ramen's Delightful Vegan Ramen

Hot Food for Cold Nights: Ken Ken Ramen's Delightful Vegan Ramen

Ramen has come up on the culinary scene more and more lately, and worldly food-loving San Franciscans couldn't be more happy about it. Don't believe me? Check out expert ramen aficionado Luis Chong's Ramen Week right here on SFoodie. We're…
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Dining, SFoodie Exploding Pig Farms, Trader Joe's Veg Eats, and Vegan Ryan Gosling!

Exploding Pig Farms, Trader Joe's Veg Eats, and Vegan Ryan Gosling!

• It's Vegan Ryan Gosling! Pull your pants back up -- he's not actually vegan. It's just one in the sea of Gosling memes. Ryan Gosling is totally the house that Tumblr built. Anyway, this particular meme is pretty funny…
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Dining, SFoodie Namu Pops Back up at Four Barrel, This Time with Bibimbap!

Namu Pops Back up at Four Barrel, This Time with Bibimbap!

What: Namu Pop-up Where: Four Barrel When: Friday, Feb. 10, 8 to 9:30 p.m. Cost: $25 The rundown: Namu's back with another pop-up at Four Barrel and this time, they're bringing the dumplings. Oh, hell yes. In addition to the…
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Dining, SFoodie Commonwealth Club Presents a Conversation and Dinner with S.F.'s "Hottest Culinary Crew"

Commonwealth Club Presents a Conversation and Dinner with S.F.'s "Hottest Culinary Crew"

What: Meet and Eat with SF's Hottest Culinary Crew Where: Commonwealth Club and Bar Agricole When: Thursday, Feb. 16, and Monday, Feb. 20; 6:30 p.m.  Cost: varies The rundown: This is a little confusing, so stick with us. The Commonwealth…
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Dining, SFoodie Cafe Prague Pre-Valentine Block Party

Cafe Prague Pre-Valentine Block Party

What: Pre-Valentine Block Party Where: Cafe Prague When: Fri., February 10, 4-7 p.m. Cost: Free The rundown: Cafe Prague loves throwing a beer and wieners holiday block party, and this time, it's got a St. Valentine's spin. Because what goes…
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Dining, SFoodie Ourtisan Launches Monthly Surprise Goodie Boxes

Ourtisan Launches Monthly Surprise Goodie Boxes

We told you about Ourtisan last year, and they've been busy since then. The service that prides itself on putting consumers in touch with their favorite local brands recently launched their GothamBox program. The GothamBox is a grab bag membership…
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Dining, SFoodie Vegan Speed Dating, Puppy Bowl, Mini Corn Dogs, and Hemp Tofu!

Vegan Speed Dating, Puppy Bowl, Mini Corn Dogs, and Hemp Tofu!

• You've probably all seen this video of Kristen "I'm a vegetarian because I'm half-rad" Bell sobbing over a sloth on your Facebook feed but now, take the time to watch it! Because it's pretty fucking adorable! She has…
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Dining, SFoodie Get Deliciously Creative at the Chocolate Casting and Mold-Making Workshop

Get Deliciously Creative at the Chocolate Casting and Mold-Making Workshop

What: Chocolate Molding Class Where: Million Fishes Galleries When: Mon, Tues., Weds., February 6-8, 6-9 p.m. Cost: $140/person for three days, which includes all materials The rundown: A three-day hands-on workshop that'll teach you how to make molds for…
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