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Monday, August 9, 2010

Photo: Jello Biafra, Please Learn to Use the Internet

Posted By on Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 4:08 PM

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And you think it took a while to get Kanye West on Twitter? From what our sources at Alternative Tentacles (the record label started by ex-Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra) tell us, their tech-phobic boss isn't even hip to e-mail -- Biafra has to be faxed documents. What's a fax? I'm not really sure, but a Jello fan here at SF Weekly decided to try to send Biafra a kind little invitation to the Internet via the machine-that somehow-sends-paper-through-wires. Because the 'tubes need more fiesty old San Francisco punks -- really, they do. (And yeah, Jello, if squirrelly little Nick Cave can do it, you can too.)

Jello Biafra appears in person, most likely without his fax machine, in a performance with the Guantanamo School of Medicine this Friday Saturday, August 14, at Great American Music Hall.

Follow us on Twitter, Mr. Biafra, @SFAllShookDown, and we'll follow you.

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