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    "Folksy" Charmers Gift A Crane: "You know what a copra is?...

    "You know what a copra is? It's dried coconut." Wha...? A few old-timers want to donate— well, get other people to refurbish and donate— the Copra Crane in Islais Creek to the Port of San Francisco. At a cost of $430,000, the Copra Crane would be a landmark to good old-fashioned gruntwork— not, according to copra lover Archie Green, "a modern stainless steel skyscraper or some god-damned thing." Mr. Green, do you have a blog? [City Insider]

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