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Your Wednesday afternoon link roundup.

Vanishing City: The Bay Guardian says that new construction is silencing the City's ukulele music and quenching its flamethrower testers. [H/t: SF Bay Guardian]  

S.F. Giant Speaks Out About Overcoming Crippling Homophobia: Good for him. But seriously dude, this is 2013. You shouldn't expect to be congratulated for not being a homophobe. [H/t: SFist]  

With All Due Respect: The Risk of Marketing Yachting as "NASCAR on Water" Is That You're Creating NASCAR on Water: But we like NASCAR! [H/t: SF Weekly]  

Chez Panisse Back June 21, and Dinner Is $2,500: But you can eat at the upstairs cafe for the low, low price of $1000. [H/t: SF Eater]  

On the Job with the SF Bar Pilots: Great photos of the pilots who navigate boats in and out of the Bay. [H/t: 7x7]   

SF Zoo tiger cub gets a name: The zoo put the naming rights up for bid, and it only cost the winner the equivalent of 18.8 opening night dinners at Chez Panisse. [H/t:SFGate]  

Walk Hayes Valley With London Breed Tomorrow: Should be a nice day tomorrow. Go get some exercise. Stop staring at your computer all day. [H/t: Hayeswire]  


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