August 3, 2011

Inviting EOIs from Eastern European cities who would like me as mayor.

I think I’ve been aiming too low. Satisfying myself with writing books, and getting hits to my blog, enjoying some freebies and hospitality when I’m abroad, and having 272 followers via Twitter and 242 facebook friends, […]
August 3, 2011

Banality is the New Black

Somehow, I did always suspect my hand-held iPhone cinematography style, would inspire a world wide sensation. Witness Twitter Star Brian Jones, as he employs the style while riding through crowds at Womad last week. Now for […]
August 2, 2011

Help me fathom the bike/fashion nexus

Why is the bicycle this season’s fashion accoutrement? These are photos I took in Florence, around the fashionable quarter, where the wrong bike for those shoes could bring the whole look undone. I imagine these two-wheelin’ […]
August 2, 2011

I can’t remember where I was when I took this

August 2, 2011

A loophole to make buildings unsafe but more fun

Architects, listen up. I may have found you all a great way of justifying sloping floors and other whimsical forms that defy building codes, because they’re unsafe. I was tutoring a student today, who asked if […]