New column! Sam Altman and Honey Badgers!

New column goodness! Sam Altman Will Need A Honey Badger to Fix San Francisco In other housing news, Bernie Sanders fan group “Our Revolution” supports the Mortgage Interest Tax deduction, which “May very well be the most regressive piece of social policy in America.” Speaking of regressive, @SFyimby on Brisbane’s decision to delay approving new housing last night: “It’s … [Read more…]

The tech bros responded!

Since we last spoke, I published Housing More People Doesn’t Cause Displacement and Tech Bros Who Want To Save America Should Start Here. My latest is Tell Me What I Should Tell Mark Pincus to Put On His Billboard. And I hope you do! As y’all might know, I’m a big fan of school choice. … [Read more…]

New writing, new rant

Heyo. I published two new things since we last spoke. Calling In SF’s Out-of-Touch Homeowners 5 Reforms That Could Save Puerto Rico’s Economy I also had some thoughts I want to share. Last night I read The Strange, Sad Case Of Laci Green?—?Feminist Hero Turned Anti-Feminist Defender. Now, I don’t have strong feelings on Laci Green. … [Read more…]

Liberalism doesn’t require good people

I’m going to say something that’s going to blow your mind. People are terrible. Specifically, people are racist, closed-minded, irrational, petty, superstitious, and risk-averse. Scott Alexander recently wrote, “You can’t liberalism with people who refuse reason and are motivated by hatred.” Au contraire, mon frère. Those are in fact the only people you can liberalism … [Read more…]

Dolores Hosts a Topless Picnic

On Sunday afternoon, an assortment of San Franciscans doffed their tops for Casual Tits in Dolores Park. Host Leela Hann-Soden got the idea for a day in the park with our tits out while reading San Francisco’s nudity laws, an issue that has its own Wikipedia page. I searched for Social Nudity in Huntsville, Alabama … [Read more…]