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Sunday, July 24, 2005

Anything But LA

Another of today's LA Times op-ed pieces blasts San Diego for resisting admitting its place as a major urban center by actually paying attention to politics. While I disagree with the Times piece--it really is politics that got us into this mess (if city councilmen hadn't caved to union interests and taken bribes from strip club owners...) and the Times gives little explanation as to how politics can get us out of it. The article provides an interesting history of San Diego as an urban center none the less, although hopefull by 'growing up' America's finest city doesn't turn into...well...Los Angeles...
"San Diego Must Grow Up" says LA Times