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Can Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates Outsmart Anti-Growthers?: He's been doing it for years now, so probably yes. [East Bay Express]  

Remember When Google Made Skynet?: It's fiction... or is it? [The Verge]

Stanley Roberts Finds Evil Elmo at Stern Grove: If only there were some sort of way to compel clearly mentally ill people to receive much-needed treatment... [SFist]

Laura's Law Headed for SF: ...and there you go. [SFGate]

Yo Isn't As Stupid As It Sounds: We're pretty sure it is, but that's still ok. [PandoDaily]

Stroll Through AT&T Park's Edible Garden: "Over here, we grow the garlic fries, and over there the bratwursts." [Eater SF]

Number of San Franciscans Employed Hits All Time High: The economic boom won't last forever, but it's still good news. [SF Business Times]

Bill to Restore Public Access to Martins Beach Clears Assembly Committee: Despite furious opposition from cartoon villain Vinod Khosla. [San Jose Mercury]


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