Archive for May, 2009

The people have voted, and decided that the classic Vanilla Bean is the best flavor from the Creme Brulee Cart, taking up just over half of the votes with 53%. Coming in second place is Bailey’s with 27%, with Dark Chocolate Chambord (13%) and White Russian (7%) rounding out the list, respectively. My personal favorite […]


Everyone loves reading a good “Best of” list. It takes everything that exists about a particular subject, and pares it down to the cream of the crop for easy digestion. Year after year, SF Weekly puts together a colossal “Best of San Francisco” list that spotlights fresh places and trend-setters. The problem with this list […]


In this edition of the poll, I’d like to see how each of the legendary flavors stack up against each other in a no-holds-barred battle of creme brulee supremacy. If you haven’t had the pleasure of enjoying one of these scorched treats from the Creme Brulee Cart by now, then there is no helping the […]


San Francisco is full of museums that run the gamut from ancient art to modern cartooning. Seeing all these museums can be quite a dauting task, and not to mention super expensive! If exploring art and science for free sounds like your kind of thing, then I present to you The Official Hoodscope List of […]


Being that my ethnicity is that of somewhere in or around Asia and the Pacific Rim (I still don’t know if I’m Asian, Pacific Islander, or just Filipino, but that’s never on any forms), I like to think that I’m quite familiar with the social behavior of peers in my generation. One such defining behavior […]


6:00am – The alarm goes off. I crawl out of bed, slip on my hot pants (what?)  and head straight to the kitchen, passing by friends that are still sound asleep as they dream their silly dreams.  6:30am – Slaving over a hot stove, I begin cooking pancakes to keep our tummies full and happy […]


The people have voted, and decided that Bi-Rite is the best ice cream shop in San Francisco, taking up 42% of the total votes. Coming in a close second at 33% is my personal favorite, Mitchell’s. I can’t really argue with the results, I’m just slightly bitter my vote didn’t come out on top. Bi-Rite […]