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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 385

Scott Lucas | December 12, 2014 | Lifestyle Story City Life

Bay Area Picks up After #Rainpocalypse: Oh, to be skiing in Tahoe this weekend. [SFGate]

Baidu Plans Huge Uber Investment: The latest in a wave of Chinese capital finding its way to American companies. Totally fascinating. [Bloomberg]

BART Connector to Oakland out of Service: Unclear if the mechanical problem was related to the rain. [SFGate]

A Few Words on Ferguson: Powerful stuff. [Oakland Local]

Berkeley Police and CHP Have Screwed up: "Bay Area law enforcement agencies seem unable to fathom why using excessive force and brutal tactics against scores of people protesting exactly that might backfire." [48Hills]

How The Real Real Dresses at the Office: We don't actually know how to decode that headline, but god, we're just so tired of police brutality stories. [Racked SF]

Santacon Is Wonderful: Here's one half of the debate. [The Bold Italic]

Santacon Is an Abomination: Here's the other. We report. You decide. [SFist]

Souls of the Inner Sunset: Confidential to Hoodline, we love this new photo series you're doing. [Hoodline]

The Untold Story of the Doodler Murders: A #longform on horrific and unsolved murders in the Castro 40 years ago. Happy Friday! [The Awl]

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