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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 182

Scott Lucas | February 24, 2014 | Story

Leno, Ammiano Introduce Ellis Act Reform Bills: Previous efforts have mostly met with failure. Will this time be different? [H/t: SFGate]

Homophobia Alleged at Fire Department: Read about halfway down for the time 7x7 caused a controversy. [H/t: SF Examiner]

Tech Conference Boycott to Protest NSA: Thirteen speakers and counting have pulled out. [H/t: Bay Guardian]

Golden Gate Bridge Considers Toll Hike: Hey, at least it's not that $6 on the F line people have started talking about. [H/t: SFGate]

Supervisor Wiener Assailed Over Political Donations: And he hits back—hard. [H/t: Castro Biscuit]

Hi-Lo BBQ out, Lazy Bear in at 16th St: Can't focus. Too hungry. [H/t: Eater SF]

Office-to-Residence Conversion Planned on O'Farrell: Sometimes it's worth it to check out these micro stories for the light they shed on larger questions. [H/t: Socket Site]

Flappy Birds Ported to Commodore 64: And sometimes it's worth checking out these micro stories because you're bored at work. [H/t: TechCrunch]

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