[supplied title]

[tagline]

13 January 2009
by andrew
Comments Off on corruption update

corruption update

A quick follow-up to the Baltimore post: the mayor has now been indicted too.

9 January 2009
by andrew
1 Comment

Baltimore, apple core

I couldn’t help but think of the redevelopment and politics subplot in The Wire when I read this (via): A Baltimore grand jury indicted a city councilwoman and a developer with close ties to Mayor Sheila Dixon Wednesday on bribery … Continue reading

28 July 2008
by andrew
Comments Off on the global war on polymer

the global war on polymer

I thought banning paper bags was still just a California thing. Los Angeles has just decided to do it and, not surprisingly, some parts of the Bay Area have already done it.* But they’re not alone: In June, China banned … Continue reading

22 July 2008
by andrew
Comments Off on think locally, act contrarily

think locally, act contrarily

This is remarkably coherent, when you consider the alternatives.