Drake poured a dumptruck of cement around the foundations of his stardom with “Hotline Bling.” In the delightfully self-indulgent music video, Drake executes alone-in-your-bedroom dance moves, shimmies in glowing interdimensional gaps and nestles into the convexities and concavities of cartoonishly thick women.
He let the melancholy acoustic guitar riff of his masterpiece, “Ayo for Yayo” loop as the audience went bonkers. He touched outstretched hands and extended the mic to us so we could finish off the final chorus a capella. He turned to the crowd, inhaled deeply and hollered, “Make some noise for drugs and alcohol baby!”
The end of the quarter is rapidly approaching and so is the looming pressure of finals. Thankfully, the great weather and Memorial Day weekend offer plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the many places around the area that allow you to be creative, expand your mind, entertain yourself and, of course, have some great gastronomical adventures.
Looking for something weird, exciting and different to do this upcoming weekend? Blow off some steam from post-midterm stress at the How Weird Street Faire in San Francisco. Located in the South of Market district between Howard Street and 2nd Street, this annual community street faire is happening for one day only on Sunday, May 4 from 12 p.m. — 8 p.m.
While it’s true that tanning by the pool to get that pre-summer glow is always a great way to spend a leisurely afternoon, there is nothing like trying something new and exploring some amazing sites right here in the Bay Area. A great afternoon activity can be visiting the Muir Woods National Monument, a hidden evergreen gem tucked a few miles north of San Francisco in Mill Valley.