Favorite Rejects 2022-03-07
We truly live in the dumbest timeline. A French restaurant says it received insults and threats from customers who thought its signature Quebecois dish poutine was named after Putin
Scroll thru this. It’s Trumpism without Trump. A huge networking/entertainment event that drew thousands from MD, PA, WV, surrounding areas and well beyond. All without a major headliner. https://t.co/FZQbIvKVTA
We spent four hours walking around the “Peoples Convoy” Trucker encampment at the Hagerstown Speedway in MD. Anyone dismissing this as a failed event by the crazy fringe is missing the big picture. Here are five important take-aways. 🧵 (Photos by @_Noelle_Cook). https://t.co/M7e3CLqbTK
Terry Bouton @TerryBoutonHist
anyone want a $200/month reduction in rent?
UCLA Professor Michael Manville and colleagues published new research last year finding that parking reform “helped make 100% affordable projects more economically viable...” https://t.co/o5uVWzuMHJ
California YIMBY @cayimby
. is co-sponsoring AB 2097 to end mandatory parking requirements near transit. Thanks, , for your pro-climate leadership!
This was a good one. Highly recommended.
Here is a recording of Sunday night @TwitterSpaces discussion and expert analysis of war in Ukraine w/ @KofmanMichael and @RALee85 Based on the demand we are thinking of doing another update this coming Sunday. Stay tuned! CC @SpaceDownloader https://t.co/Bz3dmVNHKv
Dmitri Alperovitch @DAlperovitch
I think that feeding children is good
NEW: McConnell is forcefully opposing a provision in the omnibus spending bill that would extend waivers that have allowed schools to serve universal free meals during the pandemic, per sources close to the talks.
Helena Bottemiller Evich @hbottemiller
It’s true that if we do it McConnell’s way some needy children will slip through the cracks and go hungry, but his view is that’s a small price to pay to defend the principle that middle class parents have it too easy in America and need to pay more.
Some real monkey's paw stuff happening in terms of "if only someone could stop Trump."
Unbelievable. Florida Governor DeSantis is recommending AGAINST covid vaccines for healthy children. This completely goes against CDC guidance & recommendations from American Academy of Pediatrics. Vaccines are safe, effective, and prevent severe illness. https://t.co/hIiICsb0LT
Leana Wen, M.D. @DrLeanaWen