Category Archives: News & Politics

N-Judah Trivia Time, 2016 Edition: Which Supervisors Represent the N on the Board?

After yesterday’s commute-hour blowout, several people asked me which Supervisor they should write to register their concerns about future N-Judah failures and more. This reminded me that it is time to update this old post about which supervisors have the … Continue reading

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Why We Can’t Have A Nice Muni: Every Time We Get Upgrades, The Crazies Shout It Down

If you’ve ever wondered why it is hard to Get Things Done with Muni, the current brouhaha over improvements in the Mission to the 14 Mission, and to traffic in general is an example. Muni rolled out some significant improvements … Continue reading

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Who Loses Their Job When Muni Fails? UPDATED

People in San Francisco like to complain about Muni. Even people from New York and Points Elsewhere like to complain about it and add in a nice dose of smug superiority too (aren’t they nice?). However, in all the complaining … Continue reading

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Central Subway Disinformation: The “Gift” That Keeps on Giving

It is truly amazing how a piece of disinformation can be repeated, over and over and over by the press, the People Who Know Things, politicians and the like. Facts don’t matter – instead people insist on repeating things that … Continue reading

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