The big news of the day in Silicon Valley is Yahoo’s plan to stop folks from telecommuting. Why? Well, because Marissa Mayer seems to know that all the stay-at-home-Yahoos don’t do shit and she’s a bad ass… Good thing the bosses at The Daily Fetch don’t ban telecommuting…
The San Jose City Council wants to enter 1998 and ban Styrofoam containers from restaurants… y’know, because they never decompose, they clog water ways, they aren’t recycled, and they are generally a nuisance. The Merc Editorial board agrees with the City Council, but there are folks that don’t. Like the Chamber and this guy – Javier Gonzalez. (His name might sound familiar, if you have been following George Shirakawa’s career…)
In other San Jose news, new (new) plans are being discussed about how to revitalize (even more) Japantown into “housing, retail, a park and performance space”… Let’s hope this plan sticks.
Here’s a story that bridges both sides of this blog… A bald eagle escaped from the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo three days ago, but was found in Redwood City. Silly eagle doesn’t know how much nicer Palo Alto is than Redwood City. (Just kidding, Redwood City.)