obamamb.jpgCBS5 is reporting that Barack Obama will be spending the night in SF this Thursday.

The White House says that Obama would be speaking at local fundraising events for the Democratic National Committee and for CA Attorney General hopeful (and current SF District Attorney) Kamala Harris. Hmm. Guess our invitations to those events got lost in the mail.

According to Obama’s tentative schedule. Air Force One is scheduled to arrive at SFO Thursday at 3 PM and to leave Friday morning.

This is his first visit to SF since May, but the president has made another recent local connection — he’ll also be appearing in an episode of locally-produced TV show Mythbusters on December 8.

“I didn’t get to blow anything up… I was a little frustrated about that” Obama said regarding his appearance on the show.

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at eve@sfappeal.com.

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  • Pumpkin Pie

    Isn’t there a ballgame in SF that evening?

  • Pumpkin Pie

    Isn’t there a ballgame in SF that evening?