Posts Tagged ‘Necessary Conversation’

OMG, OMG, HuffPo SF is Here! HuffPost San Francisco Has Gone Live – Finally, a Huffington Post Just For Us

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

The long-anticipated Huffington Post San Francisco has just gone live.

See?

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You’ve already met the crew – what do you think of the website?

Here are some noteworthy bits:

Consensus Pension Reform Plan* by Mayor Edwin M. Lee

A Progressive Decade in the Balance by former Supervisor Chris Daly

Bringing the Entrepreneurial Spirit Back to City Government by second-tier “Progressive** Independent” Mayoral Candidate Joanna Rees

No Time for Retreat on Homelessness by second-tier Mayoral Candidate Michela Alioto Pier

And here are a few bits from the RSS feed:

Why We Should Care Where Our Food Comes From* by District 10 Supervisor Malia Cohen

Episode 38 of Necessary Conversation: SF Pride

And there you have it.

*Wow, this is _so_ not written by the purported author.

**Cough

Can You Survive This Clockwork Orange Video Challenge from The Tens? I Lasted Just Two Minutes

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Now, if you want to do the challenge right, you got to go full screen and you got to pay attention.

Also, put the beep beep noises on mute and have the music* from this effort from fellow thin, urban, head-geared white-boy on in the background.

All right? Commençons:

Couldn’t make it to the end myself. But, obliviously, it’s a superb collection.

*”Rolling to the diner with my half-off Groupon” would be so much better than “half-off coupon.” Also, I can hear Eminem bleeding in at times – all white rappers sound alike to me…

Beth Spotswood and Melissa Griffin Do the Rally to Restore Sanity in Civic Center: Necessary Conversation #10

Friday, November 5th, 2010

Melissa and Beth investigate the “weirdos” of last week’s rained-out Rally to Restore Sanity satellite event in Civic Center.

Enjoy.

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“Whore Mountain” of the Mission and Uptown Tenderloin is the Lowlight of This Week’s Necessary Conversation

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Allan Hough of Mission Mission draws attention to this week’s Necessary Conversation from Famous Sweet Melissa Griffin and famous Beth Spotswood.

ZOMG:

 

What’s the next stage beyond irreverence?

I think it’s snark.

Houston, we have snark.

OMG, “Necessary Conversation” Debuts – A Weekly News Video Starring Sweet Melissa Griffin and Beth Spotswood

Friday, August 27th, 2010

It begins. Famous Sweet Melissa Griffin and famous Beth Spotswood now have a new weekly joint called Necessary Conversation.

Check it:

Ever since Beth and I met, we’ve talked about doing a joint project. Well, years later, here’s the first episode of our newest endeavor: Necessary Conversation. Anyway, we’ll be putting out one of these a week. Hope you like it! (Oh, and we’ll have a dedicated NC website as soon as I figure out how to transfer the files.)”

Vimeo never looked so good:

Take a look why not?