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ANDREW CHAMINGS

Andrew is a British writer in California. He is an editor at SFGATE and previously worked as Senior Editor at The Bold Italic and as a Creative Executive at Westbrook Studios. 

Andrew's writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Vice, McSweeney's and many other places. He has sold some screenplays and judges Francis Ford Coppola's annual script contest.

He used to be pretty funny on Twitter. 

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for SFGATE 

• Is San Francisco Returning to its Bohemian Roots?

• A Hidden WWII Letter in a Wall Leads to Search for the 'Little Rat Babe'

• Did The '62 Alcatraz Escapees Survive?

• The Fiery, Doomed History of The Cliff House 

• The Bear on the California Flag Lived in Golden Gate Park 

• Adulthood Interrupted: Millions of Generation Z Move Back Into Their Childhood Homes 

• The Golden Dragon Massacre: A Bloody Rampage in the Heart of 1970s San Francisco 

• Family Bonding and Breaking During Shutdown 

• Dirty Harry's Blood-Soaked San Francisco was a Terrifying Reality ​

• The Strange History of Satanist Anton LaVey 

• The Lost Waterways of San Francisco 

• The Death of an Actress in San Francisco. What Happened in Room 1219

• The Bodies of Mountain View Cemetery 

• The Racist History of San Francisco's Bougiest Street 

for McSweeney's 

• Thank You For Insisting I Take A Tour Of Your Home, Sandra! 

for Vice 

• Organized Intimacy in Silicon Valley 

for The Atlantic 

• Nirvana’s Unplugged In New York Still Shines 

• The Subversive Awkwardness of Four Weddings and a Funeral 

• The World’s Biggest Bands are British and its Solo Artists are American 

• A Bay of Actual Pigs 

for The Bold Italic 

• My British Accent Doesn't Work Anymore 

• Bohemian Grove - The Most Secretive Club in America 

• How You'll Really React When The Big One Hits 

• Gmail’s Smart Reply is Part of Me Now 

• What Was Your First Memory? 

• The Most Republican Hangouts in San Francisco 

• The Story of Marincello 

• Yoga Bum! 

• When Should You Tell Your Kids About Trump? 

• Blue Bottle vs Cat Shit Coffee 

• Is San Francisco’s Music Scene Dead? 

• How Climate Change Will Change The Shape of San Francisco 

• Everything Will be All Right in the End 

• The East Bay in Film 

for Slackjaw 

• The Numerous Human Rights Violations of Christmas Songs 

on Medium 

• Orange Glow 

• Nostalgia and Creativity in the Digital World 

for Drowned in Sound 

• Canon in the 1990s: From Spiritualized to Coolio, Regurgitating Pachelbel’s Canon 

• Neil Young’s Tonight’s The Night at Forty 

• Nick McCabe Interview 

for Truth Out 

• Kieron Bryan and the Arctic Thirty 

for the SF Weekly 

• SF Girls issue Old School Epic 

• The Walkmen Celebrate Ten Years at the Independent 

• Interview with The Eels’ Mr. E 

 

for The Dad 

• Why You Need To Watch Apocalypse Now, Er Now 

• Terrifying British TV Shows 

• In Defense of the Dad Joke 

• Father Figures 

for Hoodline 

• The Lower Haight in Film 

for the Blockchain Education Network 

• The Crypto Rush 

• Moving House on the Blockchain 

for Obscure Sound 

• Elbow – Build A Rocket Boys! 

for The Ruckus 

• Surviving Britpop – Stay Cool 

• Cults – Live Review 

• Kurt Vile – Live Review 

Short Stories 

• The Piano Lesson in The Eunoia Review 

• The Sad Migration in the Turk’s Head Review 

• From The Funeral To The Party in Forum Magazine 

• Let Strangers In in Prick of the Spindle 

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