Favorites May 24th 2023
Talk about penny-wise and pound foolish! Preventing pandemics costs money, we should be spending more
"CLT" is Cross Laminated Timber
There's more polling data on building in the full thread. Yglesias points to his plan to do a one-time sale of on-street parking passes to the people who own homes on that street as a way to unlock acceptance of paid parking, since it's the single biggest thing standing in the way of growth.
I had definitely not heard that TikTok is in decline, this seems quite dramatic...
DeSantis' campaign kickoff via an interview with Musk on Twitter was plagued by technical glitches, which Fox was very excited to point out.
Definitely needs a ladder somewhere.
• Tim Lee argues in this short thread that avoiding AI doom scenarios should involve focusing on the touchpoints with the real world, rather than the AIs themselves.