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Your Tuesday afternoon lunch break link bait. 

Blame the Ridiculously Resilient Ridge for the California Drought: Meet the "brick wall" of high air pressure that's been diverting rain away from the state. [H/t: San Jose Mercury News]

Naked Man Walks into South SF High School Girls' Locker Room: The suspect, who exposed himself to five cheerleaders, remains at large. [H/t: ABC 7]

Supervisor Wiener Says SF Causes Its Own Housing Crisis: Says the Supe: "This disconnect —saying that we need more housing while arbitrarily finding reasons to kill or water down projects that provide that housing—is having profound effects on our city and its beautiful diversity, economic and otherwise."   [H/t: SFGate]

Anti-Gentrification Activists Eye Ballot Measure: The most likely proposal seems to be to strengthen Ellis Act protections for renters. [H/t: Mission Local]

How Sea Otters Fight Climate Change: The cuddly marine mammals must be very generous donors to [H/t: KQED]

UberX Driver Arrested in Girl's Death Had Reckless Driving Conviction in 2004: That's not good. [H/t: SF Business Times]

Controversy Rages over La Lengua Microhood: We don't really have a dog in this fight, except to say that we love that Obi-Wan Kenobi macro. [H/t: Burrito Justice]


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