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Travel Madness

Ideas and Issues

June 19, 2021 New Orleans Having made it back from the West Coast, where I reprised by annual spring visit, postponed from 2020, until June, I can offer a firsthand report:  America is on the move.  The planes were jampacked, and flights were double the prices that I remember.  Rental cars, same thing. On my …

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Amazon Everywhere

Ideas and Issues

June 16, 2021 San Francisco Talking to a longtime colleague and friend yesterday in the Mission in San Francisco, where pockets are still stubbornly trying to resist gentrification, invariably the conversation settled quickly into the Amazon watch, and we’re not talking about rainforest, unless that means the tech empire where money currently seems to be …

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