But California is Hell at VC Hunting

Rachel Lapp: You know carpentry. Can you do anything else?
John Book: Whacking. I’m hell at whacking.

           — Witness (1985)

To turn the data around for a second in the prior post — the one about the seeming anomaly in Google Insights results for entrepreneurial interest in California — there is no denying that Google says California is fascinated with VCs.

Check the following figure, and note that California is right up there — even if interest in VCs has waned by more than half from 2004 levels.