The trash of San Francisco is special trash—you wouldn’t be wrong to call it tech trash—it’s smart trash, urban trash, trash that knows where to go and when. What we’re talking here is 21st century trash.
The arguments for and against ours being a first world nation are legion: no universal healthcare, high infant mortality rate, a paltry education record, unemployment. And yet, no stooping to conquer. America: land of contrasts.