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WHOSAGOODDOG

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Cupid’s Span against dark clouds

Cupid’s Span against dark clouds

Awesome chair planter in the backyard at Succulence on Cortland

Awesome chair planter in the backyard at Succulence on Cortland

Pier 14

Pier 14

This tiny Fiat is evidently a Giants fan!

This tiny Fiat is evidently a Giants fan!

An adorable hack for some unused newspaper boxes on Market

An adorable hack for some unused newspaper boxes on Market

Fickle weather from Pier 14 on Friday

Fickle weather from Pier 14 on Friday

Awww, I long to live in the world of charming naïveté that whoever is behind this billboard inhabits, believing that the poop in the neighborhood of Powell and Market is dog poop. I try to will myself into pretending that every time I walk down Market, as a matter of fact. It never works. 

Incidentally, if you didn’t catch this recent SF Weekly piece on our public bathrooms problem, it’s worth reading.

Awww, I long to live in the world of charming naïveté that whoever is behind this billboard inhabits, believing that the poop in the neighborhood of Powell and Market is dog poop. I try to will myself into pretending that every time I walk down Market, as a matter of fact. It never works.

Incidentally, if you didn’t catch this recent SF Weekly piece on our public bathrooms problem, it’s worth reading.

Twin towers

Twin towers

Guy feeding seagulls near the Ferry Building

Tiny car fail (it was being pushed along Sansome)

Tiny car fail (it was being pushed along Sansome)

Inside the historic Elks Lodge on Post near Union Square

Union Square light fixture

Union Square light fixture

Rode my new bike to work for the first time today! I’m not sure how often I’ll do it, but it was fun to be part of the Valencia/Market bicycle highway.

Rode my new bike to work for the first time today! I’m not sure how often I’ll do it, but it was fun to be part of the Valencia/Market bicycle highway.

Tourists enjoying a sunny day on the Powell St. cable car line

Tourists enjoying a sunny day on the Powell St. cable car line