This image from SFGate shows eight lightning bolts hitting the Bay Bridge on April 12th. How did you enjoy nature’s fireworks Thursday night?
You can also discuss this New York Times piece observing that California’s North/South divide is overblown. The real divide is West versus East, and we coastal huggers are doing fine economically. Inland is a much different story. Stockton is looking into bankruptcy. People moved inland, but the jobs didn’t follow, and then the housing values collapsed. The coastal regions are more politically liberal and more eager for environmental policies that inland residents object to. And geographically, a beach is not a desert.
This is an Open Thread. How’s your weekend going? Seen any good Open Houses lately? How about those local sports teams, eh?