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Russ Wagner painting in Embarcadero Two

Russ Wagner painting in Embarcadero Two

I met the person who lives in this 20th Street house at a BBQ a few years ago, and he mentioned that he was getting ready to paint over the Sonic the Hedgehog mural that was there at the time. For three years, every time I walked by, I expected to see the new mural… and today it FINALLY happened.

I met the person who lives in this 20th Street house at a BBQ a few years ago, and he mentioned that he was getting ready to paint over the Sonic the Hedgehog mural that was there at the time. For three years, every time I walked by, I expected to see the new mural… and today it FINALLY happened.

Sunny Sunday in Dolores Park

Sunny Sunday in Dolores Park

Dolores Park construction progress, featuring lots of newly-poured concrete

Cool bus goes in search of the perfect wave

Inside Scoop SF » Lazy Bear’s brick-and-mortar restaurant comes into focus

Nice write-up of my former co-worker’s awesome new restaurant. Lazy Bear as an “underground” restaurant was always the best dining experience in SF, and the new permanent space looks like it’s going to be amazing!

A message for Taylor Marie

A message for Taylor Marie

First time checking out the new and improved Ritual — it turned out great!

First time checking out the new and improved Ritual — it turned out great!

Two good dogs and one pink tongue, outside Canyon Market

Two good dogs and one pink tongue, outside Canyon Market

Because I stand firm against the evil scourge of shared restaurant tables, I’ll only go to Gracias Madre when we have a big enough group to take over a whole table. But that just makes me appreciate it that much more when I do get to go!

New on Clarion Alley, 2 of 4 (separate from the rest of the set, because Tumblr)

New on Clarion Alley, 2 of 4 (separate from the rest of the set, because Tumblr)

The moon over Monterey Blvd.

The moon over Monterey Blvd.

Tomorrow at Amnesia! I’ll be helping with the merch so come throw some DOLLA DOLLA BILLS at me!

Tomorrow at Amnesia! I’ll be helping with the merch so come throw some DOLLA DOLLA BILLS at me!

Glen Park @SFBART: Who wants to take bets on how many times this date will be changed? (So far, 1. Originally said 9/5/14.))

Glen Park @SFBART: Who wants to take bets on how many times this date will be changed? (So far, 1. Originally said 9/5/14.))

Clown juggling fire at 24th and Mission

Clown juggling fire at 24th and Mission