At Modern Luxury, connection and community define who we are. We use cookies to improve the Modern Luxury experience - to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also may share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. We take your privacy seriously and want you to be aware that we have recently made changes to our Privacy Policy, which can be found here.


What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 292

Scott Lucas | July 30, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

People Say Tech Is Invading SF. They Said the Same About My Immigrant Grandfather: A smart take by a native San Franciscan on the city's nativisms—past and present. [WaPo]

Fugitive Ex-Cheerleader Arrested in SF: It's no high-tech heroin hooker, but it's close. [Examiner]

Tenants Rally Against Vacation Rentals: We sort of wish sometimes that protests were more creative. [SFGate]

Man Leaps Onto Dias at Oakland City Council: Um, you know what, never mind. Protests shouldn't be creative. [SFGate]

Westboro Church Protests Silicon Valley: Definitely not. [Valleywag]

Study Says Castro Getting Straighter: We're here. We're queer. You're also here. [SFist]

Craftsman & Wolves Expanding to LA: Where are the new wolves going to come from? [Eater SF]

Privacy Only for the Rich?: Helpful tip. Almost anytime you ask the question, "Is X easier for the rich?" the answer is yes. [Pando]

Indiegogo Campaign for Castro Organ: We're just going to pass over the phrase "Castro organ" in silence. [Castro Biscuit]

Prop. B Already Chills Waterfront Development: Given that was its intent, it comes as little surprise. [SF Business Times]

Have feedback? Email us at
Email Scott Lucas at
Follow us on Twitter @sanfranmag
Follow Scott Lucas on Twitter @ScottLucas86


Photography by: