You may or may not know that I am a big fan of permits. Conditional use. That sort of thing. In my new fake life as a fake rock star, I was recently reminded of this love during a podcast interview. Recently, I’ve gone a little farther. I returned back into the news-reading world with a project called Portland Latte. Someone (*cough*Nate*cough*) thought the best possible name for a person who blogs about permit applications would be “The Permit Crab.”

So, here I go again – aspiring to be part of the problem, one domain registration at a time.

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