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List: San Francisco Reacts to Bin Laden's Death 

Wednesday, May 11 2011

The excitement hasn't ebbed in the week since U.S. special forces killed Osama bin Laden. How has San Francisco reacted?

• Gavin Newsom claimed it was his idea

• Protesters vomited in Dolores Park

• The Bay Guardian blamed it on American foreign policy

• Willie Brown published a column claiming he had lunch with the guy who pulled the trigger

• The D.A.'s office announced they will investigate it as a hate crime

• Union spokesman Nathan Ballard pointed out that, with bin Laden dead, there is no more need for pension reform

• Muni celebrated by running extra late

• David Chiu wondered what was in it for him

• Thousands of pacifists secretly went to bed smiling

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