Monthly Archives: February 2015

Is Jim Beall trying to privatize ‘Communications Hill’ workout spot?

City-Sponsored Legislation SB 236 to Address Communications Hill Grand Staircase – State Senator Jim Beall has introduced SB 236 that would amend the Vehicle Code in order to exempt from the definition of “sidewalk” a stairway used or designed primarily … Continue reading

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Titans defense seals CCS win, 52-45 over Evergreen Valley

Gunn Titans (19-3) play Oak Grove Eagles (15-9) in 2nd round CCS action Thursday at 7. Take 280 and 85 South to Blossom Hill road exit, right, then another mile and a half. Give it about 45 minutes. Oak Grove … Continue reading

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Waiting for Gigot

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Council welcomes monsters in South Paly

http://www.amazon.com/Howl-Graphic-Novel-Allen-Ginsberg/dp/0062015176 Council cited property rights and current perhaps flawed rule of law to rationalize the denial of a long-time resident’s appeal of a 4,000 square foot two-story house on Corina, dwarfing the Brown Kaufman modest homes already there. Council voted … Continue reading

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Tom McCarthy Satin Island channels Guy Debord society of the spectacle

According Jeff Turrentine of The New York Times Book Review, 022215, to wit

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Kyu Kim, 8, Mark Weiss, 118

When architect in training Kyu Kim applied for the ARB last fall, he wrote 8 lines. And was seated. I wrote 118 lines, but got no votes. I argued that the board has an over-representation of architects — the statute … Continue reading

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My 5th most thoughtful composition, today Monday, by 11

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