A curated and consumable compilation of quotidian content.
Happy Wednesday – you’ve almost made it to the weekend!
Tristan Cleveland – aka @LUrbaniste – brings us the content we didn’t know we needed. We feel you, confused Slovakian.
Slovakian sees a video about American suburbs and posts questions to Reddit. The level of bafflement is hilarious and appropriate. pic.twitter.com/f6X5CzeYuE
— Tristan Cleveland (@LUrbaniste) May 11, 2022
It was a close race between Valerie Foushee and Nida Allam but Foushee managed to triumph, besting Allam by approximately one Clay Aiken-worth of votes. The Correspondent Team is still working out a conversion factor for Scaramuccis. Were you happy with last night’s outcomes? Let us know in the comments!
In not so great news, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently announced that traffic fatalities in the US reached a 16-year high last year. Pedestrian fatalities are up 13% – probably not a surprise to Triangle residents, given the number of incidents we’ve experienced locally.
And, in case you missed it, please check out Two Cents for Affordable Housing by Chuck Mills, a long-time Community Home Trust homeowner and former board member. Mr. Mills presents his argument to the mayor and town council for the reasons we need to dedicate “Two Cents for Housing” in the upcoming fiscal year 2022-23 budget.
In the last municipal election cycle, we helped increase turnout by over 20 percent. We're all volunteers who care deeply about Chapel Hill and Carrboro, and we're working to make Chapel Hill and Carrboro more vibrant, accessible, fun, and sustainable. Please consider a small donation to help us keep our digital lights on, host events, and hire students to do data deep-dives.