Kevin Kelly and Friends Busting Flapjacks

Cristoph, Ed, Steve, Kevin with me teaching how to say hello in Pawnee. I read a book that I found so profound that I thought I better share it with you. It is all about connectivity and the bright, even brilliant future so immediately at hand. The book is The New Rules for the New… Read more »

Shimon Peres breakfast

Shimon Peres breakfast Gracing Buck’s for Breakfast of the Year came Shimon Peres, Nobel Laureate, Minister for Regional Co-operation and Founder of the Peres Center For Peace, as guest of Isabel Maxwell and Commtouch ( who hosted a private breakfast with Silicon Valley leaders Tim Koogle of Yahoo!; Les Vadasz of Intel; Steve Jurvetson of… Read more »

Uncle Stanford

Uncle Stanford The most amazing people come through the door at Buck’s that I am losing interest in wandering across Highway 280 in case I miss anyone. I happened to be here when a most marvelous gentleman came in for dinner with his niece and her husband. We got to talking about the great world’s… Read more »

Police Shakedown Buck’s Customers

Sheriff of San Mateo Don Horsley pushing caffeine into Paul Saffo Sergeant Vicki O’Brian came by the other day and asked if I would like to have Buck’s be part of the Tip-A-Cop program. This consists of the police officers from many different cities and the sheriffs of San Mateo County coming into a restaurant… Read more »

Today Show at Buck’s

I should have known from the hair Impostors came in posing as the muscle for the Today Show. They interviewed me on a range of subject, but my answers were always the same. ” I don’t know. I’ll get back to you. And. Who cares?” It didn’t seem to phase them, though, and I soon… Read more »

Idiotic teeth found funny by Korean Journalists

I was interviewed by Mr. Il-ook Go of Munhwa broadcasting. I like their address: 31 Yoido-dong, Youngdungpo-gu, Seoul, Korea. Wow is that a different language. It is these wonderful differences which make my day so interesting. I put in my teeth some wag referred to as my “Eleanor Roosevelt’s” and let rip with the view… Read more »

President of Princeton at Buck’s

The president of Princeton, University, Harold Shapiro, was in town to visit with some of the alumni who have been so successful in the Valley. He is shown here flanked on the left by Eric Tilenius, Co-founder of Netcentives, and Mark Bailey CEO of WebPartner, There is an old expression that if you hang… Read more »

Zsa Zsa Gabor-Keynote Speaker at Yahoo Summit

Me with the ever shy Tim Sanders. I have been called the Zsa Zsa Gabor of Silicon Valley and that is when people are being nice to me. Funny, though, someone at Yahoo saw my name written on a bathroom wall (probably in my handwriting) and they asked me to deliver the opening sermon on… Read more »

Bucks – centre of the universe …. again !!!

(Note the quaint English spelling of CENTER, Ronnie wrote this) Stronge on the Front On Friday 14th January Bucks busy breakfast time was made even busier when a bunch of Brits arrived complete with fancy cameras and sound gear and some very bright lights. They had heard how Bucks is often the place that deal-makers… Read more »

As seen at Buck’s

Bill asks Jamis to come to Washington Buck’s has been in the hood for nine years and in that time we have seen some pretty funny stuff and served something like 1.6 million meals including one where a guy ordered 11 pork chops. We have seen some famous people such as Carol Doda, Steven King,… Read more »