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Your Tuesday afternoon lunch break link bait. 

Do not ask for whom the bell tolls. It tolls for thee. 

California's Driest Winter in 500 Years: Yikes. Just yikes. [H/t: SF Business Times]

Union Trying to Organize Apple Workers Takes Aim at Downtown Store: We're not sure we have the bandwidth right now for a tech and politics conversation that isn't about the shuttles, but we'll try. [H/t: SF Examiner

Merry Pranksters Bus Rescued from Swamp: "Now, you're either on the bus or off the bus. If you're on the bus, and you get left behind, then you'll find it again. If you're off the bus in the first place—then it won't make a damn." Except, you know, this time in a swamp. [H/t: SFGate]

Full House Reunion to Happen in Superbowl Yogurt Ad: Unless Bob Saget interrupts the ad to tell his version of the aristocrats joke, we don't know if we need to see a yogurt ad that doesn't star Jamie Lee Curtis. [SFist]

$90k for a Parking Spot: For 90 grand we'll let you drive your car right into our living room. [H/t: Curbed SF

Even if Ellis Evictions Aren't a Crisis, So What?: The first of two thoughtful responses to our story yesterday questioning the centrality of the Ellis Act in our affordability crisis. [H/t: SF Weekly]

Debunking the Ellis Act: And here is the second. [H/t: SF Bay Guardian]


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