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Your Thursday afternoon lunch break link bait. 

Oakland's Plum.

Oakland's Plum. 

Waterfront Proposal Goes out for Signatures: Is direct democracy right for urban planning? The folks behind the successful anti-8 Washington campaign think so. [H/t: SF Bay Guardian

Pedestrian Deaths Shine Light on Street Safety: But will SF be able to tame the problem? [H/t: SFGate]

Did Inflate Claims on Civic App?: We are shocked to discover that people in tech and politics may be taking credit for things they may not have done. Shocked, just shocked. [H/t: SF Examiner]

Sick Stereos in Bay Area Cafes: Sick speakers, brah, sick. [H/t: Sprudge]

New Hotel Coming to Mission Bay: How dare expensive waterfront properties have expensive things built on them? [H/t: SF Business Times]

Path Was Hacked and Nobody Noticed: We're sorry, what is Path, again? [H/t: Valleywag]

Free Pizza in Bernal Tonight: Great. There goes the neighborhood. [H/t: Bernalwood]

7 Can't Miss Restaurants for Oakland's Restaurant Week: We heartily endorse all of these choices. [H/t: 7x7]


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