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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 315

Scott Lucas | September 3, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

Tom Ammiano's Legacy: "As Ammiano returns from Sacramento, can he help revive San Francisco's progressive spirit?" [SFBG]

14-Year-Old Killed in Mission: A dispute that may have spilled over from social media. [Mission Local]

Black Oakland Firefighter Alleges White Oakland Police Officer Mistakenly Detained Him: Not good. Not good at all. [SFGate]

Last Call for Print Newspapers: "If you are a journalist at a print publication, your job is in danger. Period. Time to do something about it." [Medium]

Have New Tenant Protection Measures Done Much Good? They don't seem to have dented the supply and demand mismatches. [SFist]

Yelp Lawsuit Dismissed: For more on the fractured relationship between restaurants, reviewers, and the company, check out our story. [Pando]

Heath Ceramics May Be the Most Magical Place to Work: That seems about right. [Curbed SF]

Nicky Hilton Promotes Her Book in SF: Who? [Racked SF]

Sexting Ice Breakers for English Grad Students:“What do you say we skip the exposition and cut straight to the rising action?” [McSweeney's]

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