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Your Wednesday afternoon lunch break link bait.

Becoming a Smokavore: Courtesy of our own Caleb Pershan, a firsthand account of Slow Pot. [H/t: Modern Farmer]

Shark Fin Soup Ban Stands, Though Appeal Continues: Shark fin soups sounds pretty terrible, but for cultural heritage marine dishes, nothing, and we mean nothing, is more worth of a legal ban than gefilte fish. [H/t:SFGate]

Is The Fillmore Jazz District Working?: Let's ask its cousins, the North Beach punk rock district and the Excelsior Grateful Dead district. [H/t: SF Weekly]

Gluten Free Food Justice Drama in Oakland over Gentrification Allegations: We don't know if this is a news story or a spec script for Portlandia. [H/t: East Bay Express]

Brit Morin Walked Into a Glass Door: And now you can buy her colored tape for only $20. Thank god we aren't in a tech bubble anymore. [H/t: Valleywag]


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