• From Oakland North, Mayor Quan reflects on her first hundred days, the anniversary of which is next week.
  • Calbuzz is finding some similiarity between Jerry Brown’s road campaign to sell his tax plan and Charlie Sheen’s “Violent Torpedo of Truth Tour.”
  • Ike’s Place, which caused many city residents to take philosophical sides between quality of life and a really yummy sandwich, could be up and running at its new location at 16th and Sanchez as early as this weekend, says SFist
  • Accidental Bear notes the recent partnership between Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and MC Hammer. No, really.
Blog Beat: Quan’s First Hundred Days; Similarities Between Jerry Brown and Charlie Sheen 8 April,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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