On Thursday, after dropping in for takeout at a Chinatown eatery, President Obama spoke at a fundraiser at Masonic Auditorium in San Francisco. Not that it’s the most fascinating speech in the world. But the man does know how to work a crowd…

The Huffington Post has a report and a slideshow to boot.

Also at the fundraiser: rock musician Chris Cornell. You can see him performing here and here.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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