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    ( 8n(|) DOH!! Pwnt's Avatar
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    So I'm Heading to San Fransico...

    ...for a Jujitsu conference. Work out during the day and have the evenings off. I was wonder what I should check out while I'm there. (besides the obvious of course)

    Thanks.
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    That darn Yankee TexasGuy's Avatar
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    If San Francisco is anything like Seattle and they are as I'm told by seattlelites you could probably killl time and enjoy it just by walking around and seeing where the wind takes you.
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
    "Stop Ruining my joke!", "No, a joke implies humor attached at no additional cost"
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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair.

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    The Muir woods are nice. I also like the Black Diamond Mines. If you are more interested in the city, there are plenty of hangouts.
    Bring back the Sig Test!


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    ( 8n(|) DOH!! Pwnt's Avatar
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    Flowers = check. Got it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair.
    Are there really as many hippies in San Fran as there are in Seattle?
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
    "Stop Ruining my joke!", "No, a joke implies humor attached at no additional cost"
    So many sayings, so little sig space.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy
    Are there really as many hippies in San Fran as there are in Seattle?
    What year is this?

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    No, what you need is pink tights.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy
    Are there really as many hippies in San Fran as there are in Seattle?
    Scott McKenzie song ref...


    If you're going to San Francisco
    Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair
    If you're going to San Francisco
    You're gonna meet some gentle people there

    For those who come to San Francisco
    Summertime will be a love-in there
    In the streets of San Francisco
    Gentle people with flowers in their hair


    Probably before your time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nick burns
    What year is this?
    2007?
    This is probably only funny to me - because they put the Date on the board in the room hospital patients and then they ask you what the date is later on in the day.
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
    "Stop Ruining my joke!", "No, a joke implies humor attached at no additional cost"
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    Whatever you do, don't date one of those really tall women the fisherman's Wharf that wear Glass heeled High heels with live goldfish in the heels!
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    Check out the Beach Blanket Babylon show. They make parodies of current events and it's always hilarious!

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    Score some street drugs.

    j/k

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    Go to the Church of Scientology center in downtown SF and get enlightened.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy
    Are there really as many hippies in San Fran as there are in Seattle?
    No, only dope smokin' wannabe's that hang out in the Haight who weren't even alive during the 60's, let alone the 70's!

    No matter what time of the year you visit, bring a warm jacket. It could be 60-70's in the day downtown, but it can turn down in the 50's by 5pm!

    where in SF are you staying?
    This day will be over... one of these days!

    "I have cancer, cancer doesn't have me."
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    The Westin right next to the bay. *forget the exact name
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    go to the castro district.
    Wow.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair.
    Thanks, Stacey. I've been singing this all afternoon, in various self-stylized versions.

    You could say that, "I can't get it outta my head. No I can't get it outta my head...."

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Always glad to help.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pwnt
    The Westin right next to the bay. *forget the exact name
    The St Francis in Union Square? If so, nice place, nice location, Walking distance to everything. I am not sure what you mean by next to the bay though. Embercadero, Wharf?

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    Quote Originally Posted by I am The Edge
    go to the castro district.

    I used to have a t shirt that said Castro Street Drag Racing. Probably too obscure if you don't know the neighborhood.

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    Hill repeats, remember hill repeats. You might even enjoy them at the lower altitude.

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    Is the O'Farrell Theater still there?

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    Haight Ashbury has some good clothes/sneaker shopping, couple good thai places to eat at.

    North Beach has good food, good shops, and a dozen strip clubs on Broadway.

    The Embarcadero is always nice to check out for the touristy stuff. Alcatraz is across the way, never been, could be fun I suppose.

    Union Square has shopping out the ass but it's nothing you can't find in Seattle. Never really found anything more redeeming than that.

    The Mission has some good food and good local coffee shops.

    Potrero Hill has some really great houses and good views. Killer hills.

    Etc.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by scottmorrison99
    I used to have a t shirt that said Castro Street Drag Racing. Probably too obscure if you don't know the neighborhood.


    Sheit, who don't know The Castro

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