The Mid Market nightmare that never ends
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Welcome to the corrupt Twitterloin. San Francisco’s Mid Market neighborhood of Bentleys, Lamborghinis and crackheads
@NiallHarbison great piece. In a hotel off Tenderloin SF right now. Porsches parked beside passed out homeless is deeply unsettling.
Just make sure when you step out of that Porsche, you step over the homeless, not on the homeless (SF Weekly)
Mid market has a newbie crackhead. The guy in the red shirt has trouble sitting up. That’s why Mid market has professionals to educate new crackheads on the proper posture while smoking that rock. He’ll be a pro soon enough
4:45am, September 6, 2013, Mid market, San Francisco
Now I know what you’re thinking.
You’re thinking ‘Hey Bluoz, is this the spectacular demise of the beloved Crackheads of the Day” Is this the beginning of the end?. Is Crackheads of the Day going to kick the bucket?
Have faith my little flock of non believers. As sure as the sun sets, they will return, because this is Mid Market, and Mid Market doesn’t go down without another hit off that sweet sweet rock
This one includes one of Randy Shaw’s residents in Mid Market (white baseball cap). The same Randy Shaw who’s a recipient of the Twitter/Mid Market tax breaks and all around Mid Market booster and crime crusader
The Chronicle just published an article about this, SF struggles to help ex-homeless thrive off streets
He noted that the city’s retention rate – the basic measurement of supportive housing success in the United States, tallying how many people stay housed long term – is 95 percent.
Tenderloin Housing Clinic’s contract with the city requires this 95% retention rate, and all the crack dealers and dope fiends know it. The know they won’t get evicted unless they attack one of the staff
This is how the tax breaks work. Tech companies are forced to contribute money and resources to local non profits like Randy Shaw’s Tenderloin Housing Clinic in exchange for the tax break, while the non profits house the crack dealers that fill the doorsteps of the tech companies with crackheads. Welcome to the corrupt Twitterloin.
Get used to it because this is not going away as long as Randy Shaw is around, no matter how many tech companies you squeeze into Mid Market
Also if you look close, you’ll see the orange spark plug cover on the pipe as explained in the Mid Market guide to Living With Crackheads
This is Mid Market at 4am. Screaming, yelling and fighting. 20 minutes of video between 4am and 4:22am and this is a regular occurrence. This on Stevenson between 6th and 7th and the buildings on the right all line Market street
The guard standing on the sidewalk works at the International Art Museum of America. He called the police. Again and again and again
The building on the left is being refurbished for new apartments for tech workers. The real estate agents are unlikely to tell the new tenants about this, but they will find out soon enough Continue reading →