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For my California readers, I'd like to remind you that there's an election, and your ballot has probably already arrived. I recommend the YIMBY voter guide. Further, I’d add that in Santa Clara County you should vote Andrew Crockett for Assessor. Here’s more detail on why.
Here's a link to the paper. A bit of money and a bit of therapy goes a long way it seems.
Sorta wild how it hasn't (yet) reduced prices in the high cost areas that folks are presumably moving away from for remote work.
Crazy to see another dip almost as bad as the initial pandemic there.
Uhh, wtf is going on there. All the crazier because Americans are more worried about 'violent crime' than 'gun violence'.
Casey Johnston: "He’s not lost. he’s free"
So, two different kinds of terrorism attacks in two days. Darrell Owens: "One of the beautiful things about this country is its array of races, religions and ethnicities and these attacks are fundamentally attacks on America"
Land Value Tax fixes everything! Although I just read an article recommending different language to refer to it. 'Ground Rent Fee' or something.
• Thread about how Russia not declaring a full mobilization means that ongoing recruitment is resulting in troops not properly prepared to fight in Ukraine.
• Discussion of flying car companies plummeting in value, and how it relates to the rest of the market.