Neal Hudson, a residential property analyst at Savills, has produced a fascinating map illustrating the distribution of different housing tenure types in central and inner London. Green means social housing, blue means private rented, orange signifies home owners with mortgages and red shows wholly-owned.
An afternoon diversion for transit nerds.
I want to play this shit out of this game.
Very cool but very definitely an alpha. Optimal strategies mostly involve tearing down big chunks of your system and rebuilding when new stations pop up. Since there’s no penalty for construction, the game addresses this by making the controls difficult and time-consuming.
Uh oh… this could be dangerous for me.
"We’d been having a sort of tacit conversation about it for a couple years. Then one day, his sister, who already knew, was teasing him about having a crush on a boy at school. And I heard him say: ‘Well, maybe it’s true!’ So I said: ‘Son, we’ve never really talked about this. Are you gay?’ And even though he was 6’4”, he came over to me, curled up in my lap and just sobbed and sobbed. It was one of the most beautiful moments of my life, actually.”