As posted earlier, San Franciscans arose at sunrise and gathered along Franklin Street to watch an unusual grand procession. An 1880 Victorian house was being moved from 807 Franklin Street to its new home at 635 Fulton St, traveling on a hydraulic dolly operated by remote control. Victorians are SF's signature look and it's nice to see one being protected and preserved in a grand fashion. Watch these cool time lapse videos filmed by my old pal John Kiffmeyer to see the surreal journey for yourself.
Lantern Stories is a cool new outdoor public artwork by Yu-Wen Wu in San Francisco's Chinatown that celebrates Asian culture. I stumbled upon it the other night. Over the long weekend, my dear friend Joyce planned a group evening adventure to San Francisco. We didn't know what was in store for us but we were… READ THE REST
In unsurprising news, the engineers shoring up San Francisco's leaning Millennium Tower have decided to skip steps in the repair process and get it done fast. Perhaps they do not want to be under the building when it fails. I would not think cutting corners and making questionable decisions would still be a part of… READ THE REST
Ah, the Millennium Tower. A story of hubris, pride, and bad engineering. Rich people bought fantastic condominiums in a tower that tried too hard to reach the heavens! Shoved hard to one side by karma, and a cascade of bad-decisionmaking, the Millennium Tower seems headed in one direction only. This short video will bring you… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. 'Tis the season for festive activities like curling up by the fire to watch our favorite Christmas movies and attending plenty of holiday parties with our nearest and dearest. One thing many of… READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Commuting is kind of the pits. There's no good way to sit in traffic or on an unsafe bus (and helicopters are out of the option, even if you're filthy rich.) If only there… READ THE REST