The signs read “Men of quality do not fear equality,” “A woman’s place is in the resistance,” and “Not my Cheeto.” Women wearing hand-knitted pink hats stepped off Muni buses, others squeezed their signs onto BART escalators, some locked their bikes to racks along Market Street. By 3 p.m., tens of thousands had joined the rally, overloaded cellphone service shut down, and space to stand in San Francisco’s main square became slim.
They’re children, seniors, immigrants, and tech workers, hailing from Yemen, Vietnam, Turkey, and El Salvador. Some live alone, others four to a studio. Many own businesses nearby, while others have long commutes. There are few San Francisco neighborhoods as diverse as the Tenderloin, despite its small size, and the people who live there might surprise you.
On Larkin Street, there’s a spot that sells Vietnamese banh mi sandwiches for $3.95. On Jones Street, a bar conceals a secret doorway in a bookshelf. In an old auto garage on Eddy, bathers soak in a meticulously designed Japanese bath. One-dollar bills line the walls, ceiling, and doorways of a divey, cash-only joint on Geary.
“Spread love, not the flu. Just because it’s gloomy doesn’t mean your heart has to be. Shine, shine, shine.” - my N-Judah driver just got a round of applause from her whole train 😍 cc @munidiaries@sfmta_muni
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".