Thursday December 08, 2016
12/06/2016 - 3:16pm
Pizza and the rabbit hole
For about a month now, since just before Election Day, the seedier corners of the internet have been obsessing over "Pizzagate," a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running a child trafficking ring out of a Washington D.C. pizzeria. The political conspiracy combined with the...
12/06/2016 - 3:15pm
Reader disputes the Chronicle’s recent wind farm column
To the editor:
I was referred to an article in the Chronicle’s November 22 edition titled “The new industrious complex.” I’ll have to admit, I was “taken aback” to learn the article was talking about the “wonders of wind...
12/06/2016 - 3:14pm
Library not-so-fun fact
To the editor:
Recently, the librarians have arrived at the library in the morning to find books placed on the concrete when they would not fit in the outside drop box. These books, even though the patron attempted to return them, are still checked out in their name. Therefore this same patron will...
11/29/2016 - 4:57pm
21 Century Zines
Who remembers the “Fanzine?” Or as they would become more well known in the 1970 counter-culture movement, “Zines?” As a quick refresher, these “zines” were magazines put together by small groups of people for the most niche of audiences. They found their popularity in...
11/29/2016 - 4:56pm
It has begun
President-Elect Donald Trump is a busy guy.
Too busy for things like taking the stand in a court trial for defrauding students of Trump University. Instead, the man that bragged about not settling lawsuits, settled, paying out $25 million to make the problem go away. That makes sense. Such...