Tag: humor

Chicken Diapers? Urban Farming Spawns Accessory Lines

Chicken Diapers? Urban Farming Spawns Accessory Lines

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

As urban chicken farms grow in popularity, many people are bringing the birds into their homes. They need the right equipment to keep them clean. So several business have popped up online, offering everything from custom-sized diapers and leash-ready saddles to chicken caviar.

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LGBT Pride Profile: Waiter and Writer Michael Procopio

LGBT Pride Profile: Waiter and Writer Michael Procopio

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

In celebration of LGBT Pride month, Mary Ladd profiles Michael Procopio, who is a San Francisco waiter and writer online at Food for the Thoughtless. Procopio shares how his brother Doug, who died of AIDS, influenced his brand of humor, and talks about one of his favorite gay eateries.

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For the Love of Chocolate: Socola Chocolatier’s New Telenovela Series

For the Love of Chocolate: Socola Chocolatier’s New Telenovela Series

| August 10, 2011 | 2 Comments

Wendy and Susan Lieu of Socola Chocolatier are celebrating the launch of their new Sriracha Chili Truffles with a whimsical four-part video series, “For the Love of Chocolate.”

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Weird Vegetables

Weird Vegetables

| June 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

The joint endeavor of Mission District housemates Kale Daikon and Eggplant Kohlrabi (a.k.a. Katrina Dodson and Erin Klenow), Weird Vegetables sprouts a cut above most local food blogs.

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Japanese Tradition: How to Eat at a Sushi Bar

| July 22, 2007 | 0 Comments

During a discussion this past week about authenticity, someone asked me what I thought about Japanese restaurants run by Koreans, while another person asked my opinion about the Japanese government’s desperate fight around the globe to save sushi. There are lots of glib answers, but they all skip over some important issues about food and […]

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