Various writings from a resident of Alameda regarding the political scene. The local perspective of local, state and national politics and a few other odds and ends of local concern. May not be particularly interesting to people outside of the Alameda area.
Seth's blog today asked "How long has it been...since you went an entire day without buying anything at all?" Coincidentally, I just found out about The Story of Stuff - an entertaining and tremendously thought-provoking online video. It really makes me conscious of the stuff that I buy, and how often!