Archive for February 13th, 2018

The Life Aquatic with Bell Shimada – Our Feds Working in SF to Listen to Fish, Quietly – Apparently, “Boaty McBoatface” IS NOT the Winner in Some Vessel Naming Contests

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Our NOAAS Bell M. Shimada (R 227) goes under the Golden Gate Bridge yet again:

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2526 Francisco: Well, Sure It’s Listed for $5 Million, But If Only They’d Accept Cryptocurrency for It – “BITCOIN ACCEPTED?”

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

You’re in luck, Gentle Miners:


And here’s the lawn sign, via davedog2000:


That rider* at the bottom, that’s the icing on the cake, baby!

*That’s the name of that thing per, and they ought to know…

MARK LENO v. LONDON BREED: Who Wants to “SHAKE UP CITY HALL!” and Who Doesn’t? – Also, Who Can Afford Google Result Ads?

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

First question first:


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Oh, OK.

(Hey, is that the same shade of purp-ly royal blue? I can’t tell.)

Moving on, to this:


Wow, that prolly costs a lot of money to get the #1 hit on Google, right?

But OTOH, a search for Mark Leno goes right where it should:


Wonder who’s paying for London’s ads. They must be rich people, huh?