Tony Bravo

Tony Bravo is a San Francisco freelancer covering fashion, menswear, lifestyle and entertainment stories. He is a regular contributor to The Bold Italic and the San Francisco Chronicle's Style section.

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If Award Shows Were High School Archetypes

If Award Shows Were High School Archetypes

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

From the parking lot kids that are The Golden Globes to the slightly too defensive Emmy Awards, here are the award shows you love as the people from high school you knew.

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The Only Golden Globes Moments Worth Talking About

The Only Golden Globes Moments Worth Talking About

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Too busy being horrified by Downton Abbey last night to catch the Golden Globes? No worries; we’ve got your back.

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Joe’s of Westlake: The End of a Bay Area Era

Joe’s of Westlake: The End of a Bay Area Era

| January 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

A local pays tribute to Joe’s of Westlake, the iconic eatery that is the latest charming Bay Area staple on the chopping block.

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5 Ways Dharma and Greg Was More About San Francisco Than Full House

5 Ways Dharma and Greg Was More About San Francisco Than Full House

| January 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

While Full House gets all the San Francisco cred, it was actually Dharma and Greg that truly captured Bay Area culture.

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2013 in Memoriam: The Best Moments from the Pop Culture Icons We Lost

2013 in Memoriam: The Best Moments from the Pop Culture Icons We Lost

| December 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

Celebrating the impact of the pop culture icons we lost this year through their best moments.

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Pope Culture: Behind the Phenomenon of the Pop Culture Pope

Pope Culture: Behind the Phenomenon of the Pop Culture Pope

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis is the first pope to access the tools of 21st century media (he tweets!) to build relationships with both Catholic and non Catholic audiences. Here’s a look at some of the ways he has come to embody “The People’s Pope.”

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A Guide to Made-for-TV Christmas Carol Adaptations, Past, Present and Future

A Guide to Made-for-TV Christmas Carol Adaptations, Past, Present and Future

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

A look back at the best (a.k.a. worst) made-for-TV Christmas Carol adaptations, starring Tori Spelling, Susan Lucci, Vanessa Williams, and more!

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: A Gay Christmas Allegory

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: A Gay Christmas Allegory

| December 6, 2013 | 2 Comments

A close reading of the 1964 television classic through a lavender lens.

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Dear Downton Abbey: Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (Again)

Dear Downton Abbey: Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (Again)

| November 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

We’re ready to take you back. Don’t mess it up!

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Batkid Rescues Gotham City: San Francisco Is Magical Once More

Batkid Rescues Gotham City: San Francisco Is Magical Once More

| November 15, 2013 | 8 Comments

Today a boy named Miles had his Make-a-Wish Foundation dream come true when he became Batkid for a day and saved Gotham. He might have inadvertently saved San Francisco too.

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