• From The Snitch last week: A group of Giants fans are raising money to fly a needling banner over Dodger Stadium during the season-opening series between the teams.
  • From the California Report’s Governing California blog: If you’re so smart, maybe you should try and balance the budget.
  • As someone who happily posted a video of a sheep and a dog being rescued from a cliff, I really shouldn’t be casting any electronic stones. But Uptown Almanac‘s post on KTVU’s mind-bendingly unnewsworthy segment about the N-Judah rider caught smoking crack on video is really funny. I mean, even I passed on that one.
  • Here’s a nice little photo essay from the Civic Center blog about walking from Civic Center to Sausalito.


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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