The pro-vegetarian animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (Peta) kicked its public performance art-oriented displays designed to get people to renounce their meat-eating ways up a notch today in London, England's Covent Garden.
Retail Whispers: Heard on The Street and Read on the Net--Part Deux
Throughout the 1980's, the neighborhood was considered undesirable by many. However, beginning in the late 1980's--and into the 1990's to today--"The Haight" has undergone a resurgence. The neighborhood, which is near the famed Golden Gate Park, is packed with unique ethnic and upscale restaurants, brew pubs, cafe's and bookstores. There's still lots of young folks hanging out in the neighborhood--perhaps looking to find what maybe their parents (or grandparents) might have found (if they could remember it) in the 1960's--but gentrification is the rule of today in the neighborhood.
Enjoy your weekend!