What they sell vs reality ?
Given the absolute horror show that social media has shown itself to be, do we think any social media sites will still exist in ten years’ time? I’d never heard of letterboxd, and if they provide a service of value to their individual users then I wish them a happy outcome, but I do wonder whether the time of anything… Read more
Oceanside, CA - Thursday September 28th, 2023:
Just outside Houston in Waller. Dad wasn’t a cop but was very friendly with the local sheriff (town only has 3,000 people). I was actually trying to find any news about the case just a few days ago out of curiosity and haven’t found any updates since he was charged. Read more
Yup, this. The U.S. has a very low bar for what is considered bike infrastructure. Four feet of bike lane painted green? Great. I’m still sharing the road with 5,000 pounds of metal passing me going 50 MPH.
Remember when that guy in the big truck tried to roll coal to “own” a bunch of cyclists and ended up plowing into them, critically injuring some of them, and wasn’t charged with anything? And it turned out his dad was a cop I think? Read more
We have built a lot of bike infrastructure but the question is, how much of it is truly functional? Like, in my city we have an impressive array of dedicated bike paths and these are fantastic for getting from, say, my neighborhood to the farmer’s market downtown. BUT, we don’t have a lot of neighborhood focused bike… Read more