Oh, what fun. Objectivity takes a back seat to what will hopefully be a swank bash for San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom. See, along with Bloomberg, the SF Chronicle is throwing a party for Gavin. Why? Who knows. No names from the Chron are listed in the invite, so we're not sure how they're involved, exactly. Well, except for their name, that is.

It is all so strange. But sounds like so much fun! Whatever it is. SF Giants President Larry Baer will be there! So will someone from the McKesson Corporation! And it's on Pier 3! We sure as hell will be there. Will you?

What: San Francisco Chronicle and Bloomberg's Party for Elected Official Gavin Newsom
When: Tuesday, June 22 (5 p.m.-7 p.m.)
Where: Bloomberg San Francisco Bureau, Pier 3, Ste 101

Update: We've received a copy of the official invitation to the event, which states "Please join the San Francisco Chronicle and Bloomberg for a reception on 6/22 with Mayor Gavin Newsom, Larry Baer (San Francisco Giants) and Jeffrey Campbell (McKesson Corporation)."

However, Chronicle managing editor Steve Proctor disputes the characterization of this event as a "party," emailing us to say: