“Contrary to the false suggestion by the SF Pride Board in its initial statement that Manning’s actions put American troops in harm’s way, in reality, not a single American life was harmed or even endangered by his actions. “
S.F. should support Bradley Manning [Chron]

“My main concern was that the station’s impartiality for covering SF Pride and the Manning controversy were jeopardized with Shafer playing a key role in the May 31 forum at the Castro’s Metropolitan Community Church.”
KQED on Their Reporter Moderating SF Pride/Manning Forum [Petrelis]

“In the horrific, sweaty, Designer Imposters-scented heat of summer days at Great America, one must wait for an eternity just to board a 60-second ride. Kate and I hopped on the Demon several times in a row, often riding a half-empty roller coaster. “
Tourist Trapped: California’s Great America [Chron]

“There has also been no activity on his debit card, and he had little cash on him, Ching said. His cell phone carrier said the last signal transmitted from his phone pinpointed him within a 2-mile radius of northwest San Francisco, which includes Golden Gate Park and the Presidio.”
Family of 19-year-old, missing from S.F., seeks help [Chron] [Ex]

the author

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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