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Maserati Crashes Into MUNI Bus: Oh man, this story is only inches away from being a "Meaningful Symbol of the Times We Live In." If the luxury car had just been a Tesla, we would have been set. [SF Weekly]

Michael Bauer Loses His Mind Over Molina: Spends nearly as many words on the decor and music as the food. [SFGate]

Angry Bird Debuts Transformers Edition: I saw the best minds of my generation enriched by producing nostalgic time-wasters, well-fed, pampered, clad in denim/dragging themselves through Market Street at dawn looking for an Angry Bird. [TechCrunch]

City Alleged to Have Failed to Enforce Laws on Airbnb: Cronyism allegations slung at the Mayor. [48Hills]

San Francisco Will Never Be As Weird As It Used to Be: Dude, San Francisco never was as weird as you think it used to be. You were just younger. Cities—and time—move on. [The Bold Italic]

Ross Mirkarimi Quietly Runs for New Term as Sheriff: Despite the domestic violence controversy that almost cost him his job. [Uptown Almanac]

93-Year-Old Moraga Man Could Be Last Survivor of Battle of Midway: He still looks like he could kick your ass. [Contra Costa Times]


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