Just when you think the left coast can’t possibly get any more insane, some jurisdiction (Seattle, San Francisco, Santa Barbara) comes along and says, “Oh yeah? Hold my [craft, gluten-free] beer!” I assume you’ve heard that plastic straws are being banned, with Santa Barbara attaching criminal penalties including large fines and jail time. Oh well, it should be easy to get around this ban in San Francisco at least. People can just pick up and modify used needles on the streets. The city’s needle dispensaries will become the ersatz straw supplier for rebel hipsters. Meanwhile, I’m stocking up.
Headlines of the week:
We managed to combine our Dog of the Week pic with another special exception for a cat:
And finally. . . continuing her summer run on WIP, Miss Kaitlin Bennett: