Friday, December 10

(Via)duct (Red) Tape - Controversy continues over the design of the new eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge. The latest word is that because of skyrocketing costs, the original stylish design is being abandoned in favor of "a Soviet-style bridge, and it's going to result in an aesthetic Chernobyl." With a vivid description like that, how can you *not* justify tolls of $15 each way to pay for a pretty bridge?