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What is the Weekender?

“During the years when I was an undergraduate at Berkeley, I tried, with a kind of hopeless late-adolescent energy, to buy some temporary visa into the world of ideas, to forge for myself a mind that could deal with abstract,” wrote Joan Didion in the New York Times Magazine in the
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Cinco de Mayo is coming to the Bay Area early this year! The 2015 SF Cinco de Mayo Festival will be held on Saturday May 2 in the Mission District. This is a family-friendly event that brings out thousands each year. There will be amazing food, vendors, and performances throughout
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How Weird Street Faire 2015 is Sunday in San Francisco. This will be the 16th year that this festival brings weirdos in costume together to enjoy a day of music, art, performances and street vendors. Raise your consciousness with thousands of others from noon to 8 p.m. There is a
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On Tuesday, Passion Pit will be releasing its much-awaited for third studio album, Kindred. The 10-track album is available to stream live now on iTunes First Play here. The first single off the record, “Lifted Up (1985),” was released in mid-February and created a lot of hype for Kindred — you have probably
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