"Setting out to find San Francisco’s stairways will take you to parts of the city you can’t see from a bus seat while the guide cackles through speakers overhead. Stairways give reason to explore the parts of the city hidden behind the stage dressing provided to the world. Stairways point to the wondrous bits of a bewitching city we might otherwise miss as we rush by."
“If President Bush was handling his own email a decade ago even though he has staffers who can take care of that sort of thing for him, why isn’t John McCain doing it now? I find it troubling when anyone isn’t curious enough about this whole Internet thing to try it out in this day and age. It’s kind of a big deal.”—Why Johnny can’t Google (via azspot) (via marco)