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The 15 Best Gene Wilder Movies, Ranked

In the realm of beloved entertainers, Gene Wilder is one who holds a special place in our collective hearts. The comedically gifted actor graced us with a variety of memorable roles over the course of his career, but his characters always displayed a special kind of charm.Possessing an intelligent, calmly knowing exterior with a barely restrained manic energy simmering beneath the surface, Wilder exuded the air of someone acutely aware of the madness of the world, but also of its beauty, and he ...
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Star-Studded LA Rams Host Surging 49ers in NFC Title Game

The Los Angeles Rams will host the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC championship game.
Tags: San Francisco, Nfc, Los Angeles Rams, Star Studded LA Rams Host Surging 49ers

Kicker Robbie Gould Shining in 'Goulden' Years With 49ers

When the San Francisco 49ers placed the franchise tag on Robbie Gould three years ago, the kicker had a decision to make.
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San Francisco Eases Mask Rule, Official Says LA Not Ready

COVID-19 case numbers are on the decrease in Los Angeles County but a top health official says it’s too soon to consider relaxing mask and vaccination requirements in LA — as San Francisco plans to do next week.
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Devin Nunes, CEO Of Trump's TRUTH Social, Confirms That 'Free Speech' Social Media Will Be HEAVILY Moderated (techdirt)

It's never been a secret that for all of the public claims about how Donald Trump's upcoming social network "TRUTH Social" will be for "free speech" that this was never actually the plan. We noted right up front that its terms of service appeared to be way more restrictive than all the competitors it was criticizing -- and even said it would be a violation of terms to "annoy" anyone working for the site. When Rep. Devin Nunes -- who has a long history of suing people for criticizing and mocking ...
Tags: News, Instagram, Congress, Cdc, San Francisco, Hive, Donald Trump, Fox Business, Miller, Trump, Mike Masnick, Maria Bartiromo, Devin Nunes, Jason Miller, Nunes, Twitter YouTube

Anti-Asian hate crimes increased 567% in San Francisco as lawsuit accuses DA of not doing enough

Anti-Asian hate crimes in San Francisco spiked 567% in 2021, San Francisco officials said this week.
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San Francisco eases mask, vaccination proof rules as Omicron recedes

The new rules, which take effect Tuesday, come as the Omicron surge is flattening after weeks of record-setting infections.
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San Francisco police have identified a 6th possible victim in a 48-year-old serial killer case

San Francisco police have doubled the reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspected serial killer known as "The Doodler" who targeted members of the city's gay community in the 1970s -- including a possible sixth victim publicly identified Thursday.
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San Francisco police have identified a 6th possible victim in 48-year-old serial killer case

San Francisco police have doubled the reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspected serial killer known as "The Doodler" who targeted members of the city's gay community in the 1970s -- including a possible sixth victim publicly identified Thursday.
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San Francisco police have identified a 6th possible victim in a 48-year-old serial killer case and doubled the reward for information

San Francisco police have doubled the reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspected serial killer known as "The Doodler" who targeted members of the city's gay community in the 1970s -- including a possible sixth victim publicly identified Thursday.
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Man ID'd Through DNA Charged in 1978 Killing of Teen Girl

A man arrested in Colorado on suspicion of killing a teenage girl in San Francisco more than four decades ago has been charged with murder in her death.
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Probable sixth victim of Doodler serial killer announced by San Francisco police

The Doodler is one of San Francisco's most infamous cold-case murderers. #serialkiller #murderers #thedoodle
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49ers vs. Rams: How to Watch the NFC Championship Game Online

Facing off against rivals the 49ers this Sunday, the Rams might finally have a chance to break their spell this weekend. The Los Angeles team, who has lost to San Francisco six times in a row dating back to 2018, will play the 49ers during the playoff match this Sunday. The pivotal NFC Championship Game […]
Tags: News, San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Super Bowl, Nfl Playoffs, Los Angeles Rams

Possible new victim in 'Doodler' serial killer case announced, San Francisco police raise reward to $200,000

San Francisco police revealed Thursday that a sixth victim may be linked to the 1970s serial killer who targeted the city's gay community and doubled reward #serialkiller #doodle
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49ers-Rams on track to set a StubHub ticket sales record

Sam Farmer of the Los Angeles Times reports that ticket sales for Sunday's NFC Championship Game between the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams at SoFi Stadium are on pace to break a StubHub rec #samfarmer #sofistadium #stubhub #losangelestimes #nfcchampionshipgame #49ersrams #sanfrancisco49ers #losangelesrams
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Upcoming Sequels To Keep On Your Radar In 2022

(Welcome to On Your Radar, a series where we take a look at what's next for the biggest actors and filmmakers, and why you should be excited...or not.)Like many of you readers out there, I wish Hollywood would focus less on making sequels, spinoffs, and/or prequels to every movie that enjoys a modicum of box office success and more on crafting original films that takes risks or strive to avoid recycling the same elements (narrative or technical) over and over. But at the same time, there are abs...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, San Francisco, Green, Pandora, Avatar, Jim Carrey, Idris Elba, Christian Bale, Jordan, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Thor, Sylvester Stallone, Valkyrie, Walt Disney World

Metaverse real estate isn't really land — it's a 'risky' crypto asset that's nothing like the physical thing

A rave within Decentraland.Decentraland People are buying up digital land in metaverses in what is the latest craze to sweep the tech world. But experts say this virtual real estate is more crypto asset than physical land. Digital land will be more useful for brands to build experiences, not for investors who want it to appreciate. If you've been following the batch of buzzwords taking over the tech world recently, you will have almost certainly heard of the metaverse.And if you've he...
Tags: Real Estate, New York, News, Life, Digital, America, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Atari, Snoop Dogg, Vaughan, Economist Intelligence Unit, Rosenberg, NWO, Holdings

S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller Index Reports 18.8% Annual Home Price Gain In November

New York, NY – Jan. 25, 2022 (PRNewswire) S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) today released the latest results for the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices. Data released today for November 2021 show that home prices continue to increase across the U.S. More than 27 years of history are available for the data series and can be accessed in full by going to YEAR-OVER-YEAR  The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. Nation...
Tags: Real Estate, New York, News, Minneapolis, Washington, Nsa, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Radio, United States, Portland, San Diego, Dallas, Miami

Thursday’s Show Info (1/27/22)

Tahoe Blue Vodka Proud Partner of the San Francisco 49ers @tahoebluevodka The Sacramento River Job Fair Saturday, Jan. 29 10 a.m. through 1 p.m. (PT) Sutter Health Park West Sacramento Sacramento SPCA Same-Day Adoption Appointments Tuesday through Saturday 6201 Florin-Perkins Road Sacramento 916.383.7387 R Street Jewelry Shop Min-Fri 10am-7pm Appointment only Sunday 12-5pm Appointment only (916) 287-0...
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The 90-year-old Australian fish who likes belly rubs is likely oldest aquarium fish – video

A primitive Australian fish living in a San Francisco museum is believed to be the oldest living aquarium fish in the world. Methuselah is a four-foot-long (1.2-meter) Australian lungfish, weighing around 40lb (18.1kg). The species has both lungs and gills and is believed to be the evolutionary link between fish and amphibians. The lungfish was brought to the San Francisco museum in 1938 from Australia and now lives at the California Academy of Sciences. The species is threatened and can no long...
Tags: Australia, Zoos, Animals, Environment, San Francisco, Australia news, US news, Fish, Marine Life, California Academy of Sciences, Methuselah

Polly raises $37M to modernize secondary mortgage markets

Menlo Ventures, a backer of HomeLight and Qualia, led the funding round and will take a seat on the San Francisco-based startup's board of directors.
Tags: San Francisco, Radio, Venture Capital, Mortgage, Khosla Ventures, Menlo Ventures, Industry News, Qualia, Polly, Select, First American Financial, 8VC, Fifth Wall, Movement Mortgage, Tyler Sosin, Adam Carmel

49ers news: KyleShanaha says you should never be comfortable until that game ends

The 49ers have shown that they are one of the toughest teams left in the NFL playoffs. San Francisco has slain the dragons of the Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers and is on to face the Los... #kyleshanahan #demecoryans #dallascowboys #49ers #losangelesrams #disappointment #kyleshanaha #greenbaypackers #playoffs
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Biden vowed to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court. Here's a look at his shortlist.

Justice Stephen Bryer is reportedly stepping down from the Supreme Court. President Biden previously promised to make a Black woman his first selection to the court. Insider has a look at some of the names reportedly on Biden's shortlist. There may soon be an open seat on the Supreme Court as Justice Stephen Breyer is reportedly retiring from the court. President Joe Biden has previously promised that his first pick would be the first-ever Black woman to serve on the nation's highest co...
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The 15 Best Sidney Poitier Movies Ranked

He stood upright, smiled his debonair smile, and signaled to Hollywood that he was too flawless to ignore.Such was Sidney Poitier's responsibility. He was every good-intentioned white American's Black friend, every hyper-visible good example. He was the chosen one invited to dinner parties and the exception to the assumed rule. But for Black Americans, he was a comfortable myth — not necessarily the Black man they wanted to mimic, but rather the Black man they needed him to be.Ideally, many woul...
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20 Underrated Rom Coms You Need To Watch

Although the popularity of the genre has ebbed and flowed over time, the romantic comedy is a perennial favorite. Harkening back to classics like 1934's "It Happened One Night," rom-coms have been around nearly as long as cinema itself. For devoted fans of the genre, watching the same Nora Ephron or Nancy Meyers movies over and over can be comforting, but there's nothing like the thrill of seeing a new cast of characters finding their way in and out of love with each other. While Valentine's Day...
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Methuselah: oldest aquarium fish lives in San Francisco and likes belly rubs

Biologists believe the Australian lungfish, a primitive species with lungs and gills, is about 90 years old with no known living peersMeet Methuselah, the fish that likes to eat fresh figs, get belly rubs and is believed to be the oldest living aquarium fish in the world.In the Bible, Methuselah was Noah’s grandfather and was said to have lived to be 969 years old. Methuselah the fish is not quite that ancient, but biologists at the California Academy of Sciences believe it is about 90 years old...
Tags: California, Environment, San Francisco, US news, Fish, Noah, Methuselah, Academy of Sciences

The Jimmy Garoppolo trade narrative has completely changed for 49ers

San Francisco is gearing up to play in the NFC Championship Game against the division rival Rams behind a steady performance from Jimmy Garoppolo. #rams #nfcchampionshipgame #jimmygaroppolo #tradenarrative
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Checking In On San Francisco’s Pilot Program Of Guaranteed Income For Artists

The program, launched by the city government and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts last March, provides $1,000 a month, no strings attached, to 130 participants (chosen from 25,000 applicants). Here’s a look at how two of them, a choreographer and a writer/teacher, are doing. – San Francisco Chronicle
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In 1962, Chubby Checker's sold-out Twist Party was quite the show

Sixty years ago this week, the Cow Palace in South San Francisco saw its first major concert when Chubby Checker headlined for his "Twist Party." At that time, "The Twist" was in the number one spot again, having first charted as number one in 1960. — Read the rest
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How to land your dream job in tech: Heads of talent at Amazon, Meta, Google, and more share how job seekers can stand out in the interview process

Metaverse digital cyber world technology, man with virtual reality VR goggle playing AR augmented reality game and entertainment, futuristic lifestyleThinkhubstudio/Getty Landing your dream tech job is difficult, but now could be the perfect time to start your journey.  Meta, Google, Amazon, Salesforce, and Apple have hundreds, if not thousands, of available jobs. Insider has collected the most helpful articles on how to land a job at these tech giants.  Despite record-breaking levels of quit...
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