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Coincident with the Cautious Optimism Correspondent for Economic Affairs and Other Egghead Stuff's recent columns on San Francisco's homeless problem and recent building of housing units in the Van Ness corridor (after a near 30-year ban on new construction), the local news station just ran this story on, well.... both.
Take out four minutes if you want fresh images of just how bad the drug-addicted homeless have gotten squatting around million-dollar condominiums.
(KPIX-TV story: "San Francisco Luxury Condo Overlooks City's Worst Squalor")
And both sides of this twisted equation stem directly from policies supported by San Francisco voters for nearly four decades. For those who missed it, details at:
But not to worry, your trusty Economics Correspondent lives among the rich elite near Presidio Heights and Pacific Heights where limousine liberals like Julia Roberts have zero tolerance for the presence of the homeless. That's for the hoi polloi who live in only one million dollar units to deal with.
ps. In the YouTube version of this video one smart commenter asked: "You think that colorful haired gal voted for Trump or Biden?"