I was quoted in this story. The author and I talked a long time – he only ended up directly quoting this – but I’m glad he used this brutal truth wrapped in a joke:
“That’s how bad it’s gotten [in the Bay Area],” he says. “All the artists have been driven out, so maybe all these people in coding, they’re artists. That’s how desperate we are for culture.”
If that grabs ya, read the rest.