Blog Beat: Photos – Streetcars on Cortland Ave; NX Judah Express Debuts; Unfortunately Placed Ads

  • Streetcars once roamed Cortland Avenue in Bernal Heights? No way! But yes, yes way. Here are the photos, from Bernalwood.
  • Today marked the debut of the NX Judah Express. How was your ride, Muni Diaries wants to know.
  • What’s the hidden cost of a price of gas in terms of health and the environment? The Center for Investigative Reporting, via Climate Watch, shows us in an animated video.
  • The Chron’s Business Insider unearthed this one from way back in 2007 today: 15 Unfortunately Placed Ads, from Oddee.

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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