A satirical look at the homelessness and housing crises by McSweeney’s

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/yp/ypp3c7go80jn3fhh.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><em><p>Homelessness in America has reached crisis levels and I am determined to do everything in my power to fix the problem as long as it doesn&rsquo;t involve changing zoning laws or my ability to drive alone to work or, well, changing anything, really. I&rsquo;m more than happy to give a hungry man a sandwich once a year and then brag to my friends about it as long as he doesn&rsquo;t sit down anywhere in my line of sight to eat it. Same goes for hungry women because I&rsquo;m also a feminist.</p></em><br /><br /><p>A superb piece satirizing the <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/314845/homelessness" rel="nofollow" >homelessness</a> and <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/322270/housing-crisis" rel="nofollow" >housing crises</a> by McSweeney's writer Homa Mojtabai. From a privileged and entitled point of view, Mojtabai highlights extreme issues on how problems are being "solved". This is of course an exaggeration&mdash;but by how much?&nbsp;</p>          

Leave a Reply