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Airbnb: Yet another threat to affordable rents in the city of roses, bridges and stumps

I never considered this before, but it has come to my attention that it’s already practice to (illegally) rent out apartments to Airbnb clients.

Well great.  And Portland is apparently welcoming such business with open arms.

http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22785-city_for_rent.html

News flash: Portland is still putting a bird on it.

Technically not a high-density headache, but a headache nonetheless:

http://www.oregonlive.com/dining/index.ssf/2014/12/blackbird_pizza_taking_over_20-yea.html

…I really thought people had gotten past putting bird names on everything here.  Don’t you have other woodland creatures to drive into the ground?