I showed up to cover a computer convention once and the media person told me I looked "too collegiate. Journalists wear suits." I asked how many journalists other than me had shown up to cover the event. None, you won't be surprised to hear. So I replied that clearly I had a monopoly on what a journalist looks like,… » 9/29/14 11:00pm Yesterday 11:00pm

It's not just SF, it's not just tech. It's the whole culture, not the microculture. I'm an admin of a Facebook group and at least once a week I get comments like "I won't accept instructions from a woman I wouldn't fuck if I was drunk" and then they complain when those comments get deleted. They are SURPRISED. » 9/24/14 10:08pm Wednesday 10:08pm