Posts Tagged ‘open thread’

Tonight’s season finale of True Detective gave starring roles to the gorgeous Santa Ana train station, the lovely yet controversial ARTIC, and a recreation of the recent first spike ceremony, complete with CHSRA branding. Ultimately the HSR project was little more than the MacGuffin of the season, featuring conspiracies ripped from the most vehemently anti-HSR […]

Aug 9th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Still about 90 minutes left to vote in California, but expect to see the media call the governor’s race for Jerry Brown when the clock strikes 8. And that means Neel Kashkari’s hopes of riding fading anti-HSR sentiment to victory will go down in flames. Regardless of what happens around the country, 2010 should still […]

Nov 4th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

I’m a bit exhausted after the long Netroots Nation weekend. And there are a huge pile of comments on the previous post, so here’s a new open thread. I should be back on a regular posting schedule this week, but guest posts are always welcome – just look at how much attention Clem’s post got. […]

Jun 24th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and a California team, the San Francisco 49ers, is playing for the championship. The 49ers are in the process of moving from their longtime home at Candlestick Park in San Francisco to Santa Clara, where a new stadium is under construction at a site that is somewhat transit-friendly. The stadium will […]

Feb 3rd, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized