We Built This City

Broadcasting live from "Little Switzerland," San Francisco. Twitter @TheRealWBTC. E-mail me here. An explanation of the title here. My other blog: The Sutro Tower Fan Club. And no, he's not a greyhound, he's a whippet named Chase (Rocket passed away in March). PLEASE DON'T message me on Tumblr, I don't check those. Yes, it's a real tattoo.
Whograss (bluegrass covers of Who songs!) playing at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 #HSB14

Whograss (bluegrass covers of Who songs!) playing at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 #HSB14

Time-lapse of me riding past the seemingly unending rows of bike racks at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 #HSB14

Looking toward the Towers of Gold stage from up near Spreckels Lake, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 #HSB14

Looking toward the Towers of Gold stage from up near Spreckels Lake, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 #HSB14

AB’s mom has a front row center ticket subscription to ACT, so we are often the grateful recipients when she can’t make the show! The current production, “Old Hats,” included this full setup for a 5-piece band (bottom photo).

La Lengua is missing from this Rickshaw Bagworks tote bag

La Lengua is missing from this Rickshaw Bagworks tote bag

Whole Foods SOMA. I just really liked the Louis Wain-style cat drawing.

Whole Foods SOMA. I just really liked the Louis Wain-style cat drawing.

LADIES’ NIGHT at Cole Hardware on Mission will get you a SPECIAL PINK BUCKET! In any other context this would be very annoying, but I appreciate that Cole seems to be making fun of the concept of ladies’ nights here.

LADIES’ NIGHT at Cole Hardware on Mission will get you a SPECIAL PINK BUCKET! In any other context this would be very annoying, but I appreciate that Cole seems to be making fun of the concept of ladies’ nights here.

WHOSAGOODDOG! Outside Canyon Market

WHOSAGOODDOG! Outside Canyon Market

One of my favorite mosaics in the whole city: Owl Tree, at the corner of Taylor and Post

One of my favorite mosaics in the whole city: Owl Tree, at the corner of Taylor and Post

WHOARESOMEGOODDOGS! Downtown at O’Farrell

WHOARESOMEGOODDOGS! Downtown at O’Farrell

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (4 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (3 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (3 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (2 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (2 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (1 of 4)

Hang gliders in the air at Fort Funston (1 of 4)

Various shots of hang gliders at Fort Funston at the takeoff/landing point