Author Archives: theoditsek

About theoditsek

I like going places.

Repeating Myself

The logic goes something like this: I say “my YIMBYism will center renters or it will be BS” because renters, esp in cities w/ severe housing crises, are precarious. Some moreso than others, but I believe this statement is generally … Continue reading

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Thirty Things Make A Post That Has Nothing To Do With Maps

Fifteen Unpopular Opinions Examples of The Trains Running On Time should come from Switzerland instead of Japan. Moana is just okay, and is the kind of movie we’ll regard as howlingly racist in twenty years’ time. European urbanism is overrated, … Continue reading

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Lagos Metro Main Line Strip Map

This is a strip map of one of the lines in Alon Levy’s spectacular Lagos Metro crayon map, which I’ve wanted to do a proper map of basically since it came out but haven’t been able to come up with … Continue reading

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Docklands Light Railway Strip Map

The DLR hit the big three-oh recently and got a shiny new map with different shades of teal on it. It sucks. So I went and made one of my own. Notes: Diamond Geezer Blogger Bloke liked that the new … Continue reading

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Indianapolis Bus Map

Here’s a map of the Indianapolis bus network as it will (ideally) look sometime around the middle of next decade, because talking about Indy’s buses has become fashionable, suddenly. Sources are this poster of the envisioned network, and individual maps … Continue reading

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This Post Comes In Three (Or Four) Parts

1.1. There will be a new map tonight or tomorrow. It is not of LA. I am so burnt out on the LA map it’s not even funny. Also the map’s periphery needs serious retooling. 1.2. I’m seriously experimenting with … Continue reading

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So There’s A Post This Month

1. I’m going to Indianapolis in early July, mostly for Popcon (first fandom con in five years, it’s been too long) but also just to pootle around the city for a few days. I lived northeast of Indy for a … Continue reading

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