Readers Say the Darndest Things: People and Places

Best Hometown Hero
Matt LaPlaca
i am a hero to many — Matthew Fubar LaPlaca

Beer
— Kelsey Williams

Steve DeAngelo
He’s my brother so I am probably biased. — andrewdeangelo

Best Local Idea
Sabremetrics
— Adrian Symcox

thiz
— Rachael Kirk

Best Local Innovator
Disco Volante
Bacon Jam on a burger??? oh yeeeeaaaaaaaahhh — Justin Harris

Best Pick-Up Spot
Hoodslam
Party atmosphere, attractive crowd, and plenty of hormones and flesh on stage to stir things up — Sam Kandaghabadi

Target.
seriously. — fern

the internet
— Beth Altshuler

The pull-up bars across from Fitness SF
I’ve never picked anyone up here, but I’ve definitely almost caused a pile-up driving by – best hot-man-watching ever. — selelelele

Tourettes Without Regrets
getting Nerds, Freaks, and Geeks laid once a month for almost 14 years. — Krystal Asche

Support the East Bay Express, local news, donate
18,654FansLike
0FollowersFollow
67,429FollowersFollow

Newsletter sign-up

eLert sign-up

Oakland
broken clouds
48.9 ° F
52 °
46 °
71 %
3.8mph
75 %
Wed
62 °
Thu
63 °
Fri
66 °
Sat
75 °
Sun
67 °