Posts Tagged ‘grate’

The Biggest Wheels You’ll Ever See on a Camaro – Market Street, USA – Rolling in My Aught-Four – Is This Real Life?

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Hurry! It’s Halloween 2012 on Market Street, so grab your camera and go click:

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Yes, that’s a real car.

Oh here it is, gliding over the MUNI Metro grates of Monkey Station:

Thank you, drive through.

What Do You Do After Dropping Your iPhone Down the Drain on the Streets of San Francisco?

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

I don’t know what you’re supposed to do in the situation.

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I guess you could start a vigil.

Let’s hope it all worked out…

What Market Street Looks Like Beneath the Subway Grates

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

It’s like this.

Looking directly down from Market Street:

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Wow, we’re messy, huh?

Justin Ryan Beck is Back! OccupySF = Hippie, Cop, Nervous Pup, Hipster, Black Power Salute, MUNI 1057 (Cincinnati, 1948)

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Famous San Francisco street photographer Justin Beck has bounced back from losing his camera on the mean Streets of San Francisco, looks like.  He’s got another Nikon to work with so that’s nice.

Check it, a canary yellow streetcar.

Is this an album cover? 

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Poor pooch. Daijoobu, daijobu. Gambate!

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: How Are You Supposed to Drive Through This Kind of Steam?

Friday, February 25th, 2011

Check it out, Grove Street looks like this these days:

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Uh, Actually 311 Operator, I’m NOT Your Customer – Fixing the Gaping Hole of Fell Street

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

Called 311 for the first time yesterday to see about getting DPW to find a metal grate that’s going to stay put atop this hole at Fell and Masonic.

Somehow, I’m 311′s “customer” instead of just a Samaritan trying to help San Francisco govmint to its job better.

This thing is more than a foot wide – a touch dangerous, I thought:

Who had the idea to start calling taxpayers customers?

Maybe this is part of the problem?

Anyway, they wanted my phone number.

How 311 having my digits would help DPW I know not…

(Hey is there some button to push so you can talk to the 311 operator right away instead of listening to their canned spiel? I know not. Oh well.)