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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 349

Scott Lucas | October 21, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

Uber Driver Accused of Battery on Passenger: The second violence allegation in as many months. [SFGate]

Mayor's Task Force Proposes New Affordable Housing Measures: A grand bargain may be in the works. Stay tuned. [Business Times]

Tangled Tale of Human Remains Found at Transbay Construction Site: The best way to get your story into the paper is to tell the reporter, "We’d probably rather not have it in the paper, to be honest." [SFGate]

Jose Lopez's Last Stand: The tale of gentrification in Chicago's Humbolt Park has parallels for San Francisco's Mission. [Chicago]

Horrifying Person Running for Oakland Mayor Hates Gays, Loves Guns: He's a member of the Travis Bickle party, it seems. [SFist]

New Mural Goes up in Hayes Valley: Cool! [Hoodline]

Nobody Trusts BuzzFeed: Well, yeah. [PandoDaily]

Mission Hit and Run Leaves Cyclist in Critical Condition: Scary stuff. [Mission Local]

500 Pounds of Meth Seized in Antioch: That's far too much meth, guys. Just too much. [Richmond Standard]

Fire at the Mill: Insert your own $4 toast jokes here please. [Eater SF]

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