Adam Savage, a co-host of Discovery’s Channel’s TV series “MythBusters,” said on Twitter that he lost a rare bag with sentimental value Saturday when his car was burglarized in downtown San Francisco.
“Nothing vital was in my bag. Some computer cables. A hard drive with non critical video on it,” Savage tweeted Monday. Read More
PERSON IN TOWN“Saturday Night Live” player Fred Armisen appears in an evening of clips and conversation with “Mythbusters” co-host Adam Savage. [8 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]LECTURESSchool achievement: Speakers from the San Francisco Unified School District talk about the new student assignment system, aimed at closing the achievement gap. [12:30 p.m., SPUR, 654 Mission St., S.F.] Read More
Some people endure technology as a necessary part of modern life. Kevin Pollak embraces the opportunities in it. Since 2009 he has been hosting “Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show," interviewing a prime list of film, television and comedy stars.Usually the only place you can see KPCS at kevinpollakschatshow.com, because it is an Internet-only venture. This weekend, however, marks a first. Read More