Joe Doakes from Como Park emails:
A city that can’t stop its own residents from pooping in the streets is uncivilized, regardless of how many cool apps they develop to track the city’s decline.
Lack of affordable housing is caused entirely by liberal policies: rent vouchers, zoning and subdivision regulations, public housing subsidies, housing inspectors.
The author has absolutely no idea how the real world works. It’s telling that her editor approved this piece, and the magazine published it, and subscribers didn’t burn down the offices in derision. None of them have a clue, either. They only know Trump is obsessed with poop. He’s a Big Poopie Head. He’s the reason San Francisco is sliding toward catastrophe.
There are a lot of “hallmarks of civilization” – but one of the things that makes advanced, healthy civilization possible is the orderly removal of, um, waste. A society that forgets that might not realize exactly why civilization is becoming less…civil in so many vital ways.