A new Humboldt State University student recently told me Arcata is completely different from anywhere he has ever lived before. He moved here just days before from New York State, and everything was a revelation to him. All of Humboldt County is pretty remote compared to the place he came from, and the range of people…
The smokers are introducing the conflict with their impactive habit. It is they who have to take responsibility, and the new law makes those responsibilities clear.
I understand you don’t want to breathe my smoke, but look around you, lady – we are outside. No walls. Breeze. Calm yourself. I know Arcata seems like its own li’l island, but I promise you we are still in America. Something about freedom and rights and stuff?