Posts Tagged ‘rubber’

Corrupt Twitterloin Update: Using a Rubber Duck to Show Off How Wide Your Car Tires Are

Friday, March 7th, 2014

(The funny thing about Twitter is that lots and lots of its employees would prefer having the HQ in northern San Mateo County anyway. Oh well, bygones.)

As seen on Golden Gate Avenue in the 94102:

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Emergency Room Equation, Western Addition: “Think Positive = Feel Positive”

Monday, February 24th, 2014

A fresco in big pink letters right above the small, medium, large rubber gloves and the machine that goes ping:

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It really makes you think.

The flight nurse attends me
But I can’t wait to see the doctor
Be smart shrink the world?
But I can’t wait to see the doctor

The Longest Fixie Bike Skid Mark I’ve Ever Seen – A Third of a Block Long – Show the World Your Skillz!

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

I guess if you put enough of your weight forward and you have a steep enough hill, you could skid forever:

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But this is not an example of  an exemplary braking system, IMO

Big Thigh Bruise: What It Looks Like When You Get Hit in the Leg by an Oakland PD Rubber Bullet During OccupyOAK

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Via KGO-TV / ABC7‘s Amy Hollyfield, who’s on the scene in Oaktown right now.

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I assume a rubber bullet did that, but it could have been something else…

Don’t Dare Park on the Mean Streets of San Francisco Without Your Rubber BumperBully

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

The owner of this aging, POS, Audi cabriolet sleeps well at night knowing BumperBully Gold Edition is OTJ, I’m sure:

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O.K., if it makes you happy…

“The Bumper Bully is the best quality bumper protector in the market. There are lots of cheap imitation products that are PVC based, so there is no rubber in them. The GOLD EDITION is our standard bumper protector. Features Steel Reinforced Straps….NO IMPACT PADS!”

The Happy, Jumping, Rubber-Chicken-Loving Dogs of Marin County

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

The Marin Headlands overlook near the Golden Gate Bridge was the site of Pico the Dog’s rubber chicken photo shoot.

Here’s the update - 150K views so far…

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Keep jumping, Pico!

Laying Down Street Donuts Frisco-Style: Perfect Smoky Burnouts Strong Evidence of West Bay Hoodlums

Monday, August 8th, 2011

As seen on Noriega:

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Impressively symmetric – five stars!

The Best Accessory for Your iPhone or Android Device is This Delightful Bunny Ear Case

Monday, August 8th, 2011

As seen in the West Bay, on Noriega:

Even the foggy Outer Sunset can look good when you shoot a 300mm lens totally wide open:

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Isn’t this cell phone case delightful?

Let’s hope the Playboy Magazine people don’t want to sue…

Photo of 100-Year-Old Shop Selling Music and Brakeless Fixie Bikes: Place Would Fit Right In On Valencia Today

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

And, from the looks of things, having white tires was old hat back in the day.

Detroit bicycle shop, 1912 – tunes and Harley Davidsons (and Indians!) on the left and fixies, fixies, fixies on the right:

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Seems this au currant ride owned by an area art student would fit right in with the style of a century ago:

What will bikes look like in 2110?

San Francisco’s Youthful Tourists Seem to Enjoy Our Fake Cable Cars

Friday, December 11th, 2009

By the looks of things.

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The boys generally looked like stoics compared to the girls.

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NB: Uggs are in these days:

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All you tourists should consider riding  fake cable cars when in Union Square for Christmas shopping.

Have your driver circle the square endlessly, why not?