New proposals for safer America’s Cup [Chron] [AP via Ex] [CBS5]

“Some folks have spotted him in the Mission, while his crew members have tweeted that they’ve filmed at the Front Porch, Show Dogs and the Senor Sisig truck; and as noted by Zagat, he was at Nopalito in the Sunset, too.”
Guy Fieri makes the rounds in San Francisco [Chron]

“This moving and shaking will be literal, as we are referring to the impending annual convention of the International Association of Gay Square Dancers Clubs.”
Square dance group gathers in S.F. from all four corners [Biz Times]

“‘This is a hard one for me,’ Newsom told the San Francisco Appeal at the time, but ‘I’m just not there yet.'”
Newsom turns a new leaf on marijuana [Chron]

“Color me skeptical that Sparks will conduct a fair and even investigation into the complaint because I saw how she mishandled the complaint filed in October by transgender leader Veronika Fimbres over being denied equal access by MUMC to use the public flag pole at Harvey Milk Plaza to raise the Trans Pride flag on Transgender Day of Remembrance.”
HRC Omits SF Pride/Manning Mess From 5/23 Agenda But . . .[Petrelis]

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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

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