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Sonic Boom: Our Greater Bay Area Now has Five (5) SONIC DRIVE-INs – Photo As Seen in Cow Town – Is Oak Town Next?Friday, January 13th, 2017
I’ve never had the Sonic myself – I’m too old/fat for that. But you young-uns have at it.
As seen in Vaca (cow) ville (town), which still has cows, but was named after Manuel Cabeza Vaca, of course.
Anyway, Oakland would seem to be an excellent fit for the Sonic – we’ll see…
From far away, on the I-80:
Your best view from the I-80
And here’s a little closer, during springtime:
And closer still:
Uh, the Homeless Tents are Back – On Division, Under the I-80 – This is Exactly What November 2015 Looked LikeSunday, August 21st, 2016
August 20, 2016:
At that time last year, I was thinking that the SFPD was going easy on the homeless having to do with the end-of-the-year holidays, or the (anticipated) El Niño rainstorms, and I also wondered if preparations for the unexpectedly expensive and unpopular corporate party for the NFL’s 50th Super Bowl were a factor.
These days, I know that tents with cheap but functional fiberglas poles can be had for like $25, which seems a lot cheaper than what I can recall that the old North Face Outlet sold aluminum-poled tents for, even at a super duper discount.
Those are the four factors I can think of for why 2015 became the Year of Sidewalk Tents in Frisco.
Anyway, these tents are back, as of August 2016.
As seen on Gough in Specific Whites. Srsly:
Dude in the middle is standing in front of a bulldozer, prolly, and I think the other two are arguing for preliminary injunctions.
All these ppl are millionaires now, of course. Or dead. One or the other.
And hey – you know who did it better? The HOW ABOUT NO BEAR, that’s who:
And here’s a little closer, from a rainer time of year:
And closer still: