Posts Tagged ‘St. patricks’

The Only Known Shillelagh Juggler in San Francisco

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Another great shot from Jim Corrigan on the streets of San Francisco

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A thick stick of blackthorn or oak used in Ireland, typically as a weapon.

Frisco’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Gets a Wee Bit Political: JOIN CAMPAIGN FOR A UNITED IRELAND TODAY?

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Wasn’t it former Supervisor Chris Daly who wasn’t welcome at the Chinese New Year Parade because of the Tibet problem? I think so.

But here’s how 2017’s St. Pat’s parade looked like:

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“BREXIT MEANS BORDERS?” All right. So is that a good thing or a bad thing?

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I didn’t see the whole parade, I’m just a bit surprised to see this is all…

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Bus Rapid Transit: Our San Francisco County Transit Authority Studies Big-Ass, 80-Foot “Bi-Articulated” Buses

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Here’s your San Francisco County Transit Authoritah in a nutshell:

“Created in 1989, the Authority is responsible for long-range transportation planning for the city, and it analyzes, designs and funds improvements for San Francisco’s roadway and public transportation networks.”

Well, the SFCTA is on the move in 2013, doing stuff like making new webpages, and, among other things, looking at Bus Rapid Transit for the 415.

So that means studying, like er mah Gah, monstrous buses like these rigs straight outta Mexico City: 

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Now, would BRT be a good thing for those poor souls living out in the West Bay taking the wretched #38 Geary home every night? IDK. I’ll look into it.

Costco Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with Conan O’Brien Cookies – The Resemblance is Amazing

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Now, don’t tell the FTC or nothing, but I’m like the official blogger of Costco in the Bay Area, almost. You see, I promote their awesome products and in exchange I get anything I want at wholesale, well, almost wholesale, it’s like their cost plus 14% or something. Isn’t that schweet!

Like these O’Brien Cookies, for instance:

The resemblance is amazing, non?

Happy St Patrick’s Day 2011!

The True Hero of St. Patrick’s Day in San Francisco

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008

The large crowd at O’Reilly’s on Green Street in San Francisco’s North Beach might not have realized it, but the Bud Man was hard at work last night.

One burly guy with a huge truck made 40 trips into the bar transporting 2 heavy kegs each time.

Dude, for all you do, this Bud’s for you.