SF Mime Troupe For the San Francisco Mime Troupe, the show goes on By Lezak Shallat • Aug 6, 2015 Lezak Shallat Listen Listening... / 7:32 San Francisco Mime Troupe has a history of being one of the city's most vocal social critics. This August 7th marks the 50th anniversary of the day they almost fell silent. Could this be our last election? By Artjoms Konohovs • Aug 22, 2012 Fletcher Oakes Big money is a big issue in this election. Since the U.S. Supreme Court made its decision in the Citizens United case, an unlimited amount of corporate money is flowing into the so-called “Super PACs” that support political candidates.