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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 273

Scott Lucas | July 2, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

Authorities Seeking Wild Marmot on Potrero Hill: This story is just an excuse for us to post a link to this. [SFist]

The Homeless Issue the Media Won't Touch: Randy Shaw claims the news fails to cover the national dimension of homelessness policy. [Beyond Chron]

Pliny the Elder Voted Best Beer in US: Well, obviously. [Zymurgy]

Burger King Sells "Proud Whopper": Pandering? Maybe. But it sure is better than Chick-fil-A. [SF Examiner]

Berkeley's Cafe Mediterraneum to Be Sold: Good lord no! Think of all the historic figures who have shot up heroin there. [Berkeley Reporter]

Environmentalists Battle Chevron Modernization Project: A deep dive into a complicated issue. [East Bay Express]

City of Oakland Rejects A's Lease Terms: Sounds like they should send Willie Brown in to negotiate a deal. [Oakland Tribune]

Tinder's Internal Memo Over Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Leaks: Claims that "Whitney [Wolfe's] legal complaint is full of factual inaccuracies and omissions." [TechCrunch]

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