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Tag: San Francisco

Episode One Hundred and Sixty Seven: How Are You?; Built It And They Will…; In The GapsĀ 

0.0 Sitrep 10:12am on a Monday after what was frankly one of the weirdest things yesterday at the Oregon Renaissance Festival, that distinctly American tradition of dressing up and pretending that you haven’t died of the lurgy yet. But anyway: right now, a cool, cloudy morning, sat in Ristretto Roasters nursing an irresponsibly large mocha. […]

Episode One Hundred and Sixty Six: Unicorns; Six MinusĀ 

0.0 Sitrep 10:15pm. Tired. Assaulted by a woman and a man with sufficiently sharp and metallic equipment to be indistinguishable from a dentist’s office. TILT: I really, really don’t like visiting the dentist, but on the plus side, I have a new front tooth. On the down side, these people are threatening me with root […]

Episode Seventy Three: Recall; ATMs; Cities

0.0 Station Ident Today was nominally a day out of office – my wife and son are back, briefly, from their trip to the family farm out in Missouri. Whilst things don’t look appreciably better out there, it felt like a good time to give them a bit of a break. So while I returned […]

Episode Two: The Desire To Fix Things

I’m writing this on the way to New York, where from what I can make out, it’s officially the coldest place on Earth. 1. The Desire To Fix Things According to some people, San Francisco is having something of an integration problem: a new influx of people, groaning infrastructure, enemies and bogeymen being cast left […]