Is Wheaties Ever Gonna Make A Statement About Bruce Jenner? 

Probably not. In the past month we’ve made multiple media requests to General Mills for comment about anything involving Jenner’s presumed gender transition. They’ve dutifully taken down the information, the specific questions, all the usual “media relations” protocol, but the results have been the same: silence. No… » 4/24/15 6:35pm Friday 6:35pm

Zodiac Porn: Everyone Agrees That Your Dad Was Not The Zodiac Killer

When Gary L. Stewart’s book The Most Dangerous Animal Of All dropped in June 2014, the Zodiac killer case received something it hadn’t seen since the movie Zodiac debuted in 2007: major mainstream media attention. HarperCollins, the publisher, played it coy, neglecting to release any information about the book until… » 4/23/15 5:05pm Thursday 5:05pm

A Panhandler's Hustle: My Sign Is Blank So Use Your Imagination

Kevin Fulton, 32, says he makes $36,000 a year from his blank cardboard sign. He thinks it encourages passersby to consider what they want from the universe, and often, the universe responds by telling them to give Fulton money. Fulton talked his hustle across the street from the US Bank building off Market Street. » 4/22/15 5:06pm Wednesday 5:06pm

Notoriously Shitty Police Department Demands Raises

The Pasadena Police Department, a group best known for ongoing complaints of corruption and incompetency from kidnapping to more recently withholding a report with damaging information about the department, is practically begging the city for raises to keep officers around. » 4/22/15 10:00am Wednesday 10:00am

Your Emoji Is Racist Because It Was Born That Way

Earlier this month, Apple released its long-awaited diverse emoji as part of an iOS update. The new human emoji come in five skin tones, an attempt to address complaints that the earlier versions are, well, almost all white. But the diverse emoji offerings quickly backfired and were met with online outrage when users… » 4/21/15 5:20pm Tuesday 5:20pm

Today's Human Turd: Minna Street In The Afternoon

San Francisco is covered in so much human feces. Every resident or regular visitor is familiar with the smells wafting from a broken escalator or stain on the sidewalk. So we here at RatterSF will catalogue the fecal flora of San Francisco’s streets. » 4/21/15 12:20pm Tuesday 12:20pm