• This year’s budget hostage? The pension system, says Calitics.
  • More on the San Francisco Zoo’s baby giant anteater, from the Ocean Beach Bulletin. Yes, there are pictures.
  • Odwalla is moving its distribution center from Berkeley to San Leandro, says Berkeleyside.
  • The SFist discusses something I’ve always wondered: Why San Francisco was never much of a mob town. (Or was it?)
Blog Beat: That Baby Giant Anteater; Has San Francisco Ever Been a Mob Town? 24 January,2011Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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