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#TBT: San Francisco's Legendary Fights and Feuds

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Everyone loves a good feud, and San Francisco, with its rowdy history, has been riddled with them. For this week's #TBT, we're showcasing some of the SF's most scandalous disagreements.


4. Mark Twain vs. Bret Harte

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Friends can became foes. Such was the case of writers Mark Twain and Bret Harte. As they were coming up in the writing world, they supported and helped each other, but once their careers bloomed, jealousy and competition entered the picture. Twain called Harte "a liar, a thief, a swindler, a snob, a sot, a sponge, a coward, a Jeremy Diddler."

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