As I write this at 1:20 p.m., Berkeleyside is experiencing some technical difficulties and our presentation has been severely compromised. You may notice the large white space to the right of this column which is usually chock-full of delicious content.

We apologize for this and are working to fix the problem, whatever it is, ASAP.

Update Problem fixed at 2:17 p.m. Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...