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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 298

Scott Lucas | August 8, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

Bow Hunter Charged With Accidently Starting Rim Fire: Not cool, bro. Not cool. [SFGate]

Shareholder Lawsuit Charges Yelp With Fraud: Rumors of Yelp gaming its reviews have circulated for years. Will a trial finally break them open? [SFGate]

Kimye Crashes Cotogna: Our offices are right near there—and they couldn't even bother to come say hello to us? Lame. [SFist]

Zuck Used to Motivate Employees With a Samurai Sword: Quoth the then-23-year old: "I will chop you with this huge sword." [Daily Mail]

Chiu's Airbnb Regulations Pass Planning Commission: To be taken up by the Board of Supes in the fall. [Examiner]

Vanessa Getty Lands on Vanity Fair's Best Dressed List: Yours truly was, sadly, left off the list. [Racked SF]

Activision May Be Reviving Sierra: Big news for fans of old-school games like King's Quest and Leisure Suit Larry, like we are. (This probably explains why we don't show up on the best-dressed list.) [Techcrunch]

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