I found this great map. It’s available on the Santa Monica digital library. The map itself has amazing detail. It also covers the entire length of the Westgate Line, a trolley service once operated by the Los Angeles Pacific Railway. The Westgate branch used to travel along San Vicente Boulevard, branching off the Sawtelle line on Santa Monica Boulevard. The trolley route… Read More Santa Monica City Map, 1910
I cannot restrain myself – I must share this! In a complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan, plaintiff Keith Johnson accused Musk, electric car company Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) and space tourism company SpaceX of racketeering for touting Dogecoin and driving up its price, only to then let the price tumble. I love a good… Read More Elon Musk sued for $258 billion over alleged Dogecoin pyramid scheme | Reuters
Shared mobility use in Santa Monica has plummeted, according to a recent report that also found that nearly half of riders make over $100,000 a year. Hmm. Weird… Source: Shared Mobility Plummets in Santa Monica – SM Mirror
Today we discuss my inner monologue.… Read More On “Channeling Ben Rickert”
What the %&@# were you thinking? You’re kidding, right? Did you even once stop to think about what you were doing? I can’t believe it. This is astonishing. How the hell did you get apple juice inside the laptop?
This is a joke, right? “PROOF OF BEING UNVACCINATED REQUIRED.” Not sure how that would work. Maybe you could give a sworn statement as to your vaccination history? Does a MMR jab count? Or just vaccines for Covid. Tagging this bit with ‘wtf’. Source: Restaurant Requires ’Proof of Being Unvaccinated’ – NBC Los Angeles
Oof. That’s a lot of vulnerabilities. This document describes the security content of macOS Big Sur 11.5. Source: About the security content of macOS Big Sur 11.5 – Apple Support
Apple has removed Fakespot, a well-known app for detecting fake product reviews, from its App Store after Amazon complained the app provided misleading information and potential security risks. Source: Apple removes Fakespot from App Store after Amazon complains
Here, it’s been nice and hot, lately. And it’s occurred to me, At least, quite recently, That my life, As it is, Fits nicely into the mold Of a sunny dystopia. I’m not unhappy, thank you. It’s quite – categorically. Optical fiber, notwithstanding I’m glad to be near the beach. There’s no more to say.… Read More Suddenly, it’s a sunny dystopia
Did anyone else think of this scene in Contact when they heard about the first Blue Origin flight crew? Can’t believe Bezos resigned from Amazon at the last possible second. Wild.
I know it’s wrong to laugh, but this shit is gold.