Airbnb Apologizes For Ads Implying San Francisco Can’t Manage Its Finances

Airbnb has begrudgingly started paying hotel tax in San Francisco, and the company decided to celebrate by creating an ad campaign to tell the city where it can stick its money.

Would You Like to Buy a Bus For $5?

Bus includes: flat screen TV, refrigerator, reclaimed wood walls. Bus does not start.

Kink Is Expensive: The Cost Of Setting Up As A Dom

The picture of a Dom you may have in your mind, with leather corset, boots, skirt and maybe a whip? That’s a minimum five hundred dollar outlay IF you buy 2nd hand.

Cartoon Villainy In The World of For-Profit Higher Ed

Cruella de Vil is alive and living in San Francisco.

Taxi Cab Confessions

In San Francisco, you can hail a yellow cab with an app, and when the cab pulls over, the driver may say, like mine did tonight, “Hello, how are you? I’m not doing well.”

Saving And Splurging On Bay Area Staycations

Sometimes the best vacations are only a few hours away.

When Two People Work From Home in a One-Bedroom

Taking short meaningless walks between the kitchen and the bedroom became his favorite hobby.

“The Person Who Drives Your Uber Will Die”

It’s a 1099 world and we’re only living in it.

Bouncing Back from Bankruptcy: Brittany Powell and the Debt Project

I’m interested in creating a platform to discuss how stigmatized debt is in our culture. It’s a publicly enforced system, but it’s typically privately experienced.

Voters Decide They Want Higher Minimum Wages

This morning, after the election, much will be discussed about how Republicans have won enough seats to take over the senate.