no reason to have high levels of housing construction regulation to artificially reduce city populations. of course there is, the existing building owners pay vast amounts in campaing contributions to keep supply suppressed well below what it ought to be, because that's how you keep 2 bedroom apartments going for over 3 fucking thousand dollars a month.
it even automates the sending to and grabbing from clipboard
encryption is only hard when you use poorly made tools
gaim-encrypt (back before it was pidgin) was easy as shit to use too, it was slow back in the days of sub ghz celerons it could freeze your whole machine and make winamp skip for a moment when a messagecame in, but it was literally easy enough for children to use.