Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Got some xmas shopping done. I think holidays' traditional role as community-building glue is just essentially at odds with the way medium-to-large city infrastructure actually works. Maybe if sub-city units like individual neighborhoods decided to have (independently scheduled) holidays that would be fine, but the idea of synchronizing everyone in late december and making sure they all simultaneously need to have parking spots on roughly the same set of days seems more and more insane to me every year.
Tags: bah, humbug

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    Didn't sleep well. Long day of work. Dinner with akiva at hanamichi.

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    K was going to do a thing for her dad's birthday, but scheduling kept slipping and slipping so I guess we're going to try doing it tomorrow instead.

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    Had a pleasant lunch with paul and gabe back from working-at-facebook times. Discussed the important issues of the day, by which I mean video games…

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