April 16, 2011

Reason to burn the world’s fossil fuels before Christmas

Readers, a certain Professor Squires of the Wanganui Institute for Alternative Transportation, has been reading old BM posts while he shakes off the flu. Less shy about dropping comments than my other reader (howdie Roberto), Squires […]
April 15, 2011

Rich v. Poor cyclists

I guess the day would always come, when yuppie, inner city, slow cycling Dr. Behooving (me when I wear tweed), would look into the eyes of wretched road racing Steven (me when I wear lycra, and […]
April 14, 2011

Singapore!!!!

Yes, the mention of Singapore rockets me back to my first genuine job after graduating from uni, designing 24 storey flat blocks for Snr. Statesman Lee and his cronies. It’s also where I heard Jan Gehl […]
April 13, 2011

What does Jan Gehl ride?

Why, just like Dr. Behooving, Jan Gehl rides a Velorbis—though his staff do say he has BehoovingMoving set as the default page on all of their internet browsers. Anyone from Velorbis, if you see this, please, […]
April 12, 2011

Architecture can’t save the world, but…

Architecture can’t save the world. But it can make a world that’s worth the effort of saving. Honestly, would you bother saving a world with structures that looked like that, that, thing, one on the left? […]