Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday May 27, 2013

Why People Hate The Google Bus

Really? People HATE the Google bus? I like to kick Google in the nuts as much as the next guy but "bus envy" is just ridiculous.

Commuters who struggle with the crowded municipal bus service openly envy the spacious tech shuttles filled with their iPad-tapping passengers. The San Francisco Chronicle recently swelled the chorus with an op-ed denouncing the private shuttles as symbols of alienation and division: "San Franciscans feel resentful about the technology industry's lack of civic and community engagement, and the Google bus is our daily reminder."