Why people wait in lines

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On the history of standing on (in?) line for trendy things. Though hopefully not dog walking clothes in Hayes Valley.

Sidewalk lines do not want to be solved. They are intentional — cultivated, managed, bred like show dogs. In certain types of luxury transactions, we’ve come to accept them as a predestined fact.

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The turmoil at The Los Angeles Times is the latest setback for Los Angeles, a region that has long suffered from a lack of civic institutions. The
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