Posts Tagged ‘beating’

Is This the Marissa Mayer / Zack Bogue Cast-Iron Bison Paddock Sign that has “Taken a Beating?”

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Here you go:

Marissa Mayer And David Sacks Are Backing San Francisco’s Bison

Bradshaw tells us he later saw the sign a bit worse for wear, having “taken a beating.”¬†Weird. Who dislikes bison?”

And here’s the sign in question, I think. It’s on the east end of the paddock, on JFK in GGP. And it’s cast iron, I think. Pretty indestructible, IMO. It’s the color of iron oxide:

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It’s a little bit lighter in color on the left side, but otherwise it looks A-OK to me, condition-wise.

Anyway, I don’t know what “taken a beating” means.

Are You There, Examiner? It’s Me, Margaret – Today’s “Sue LA! Sue LA!” Bryan Stow Graphic is Inappropriate

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

I could explicate if you wanted me to.

The San Francisco Examiner, May 25, 2011:

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I realize you’re a tabloid, but even so…