December 17, 2014

What bicycle advocates can teach designers, and visa versa.

I think my readership is roughly evenly split. On the one hand there are bicycle advocates with an interest in the production of space. On the other, there are producers of space (architects, planners, engineers—let’s say […]
December 15, 2014

Is this a street or a board game?

I once heard a cute statistic that 40% of Americans do not believe they can be possessed by the devil. That’s what we’re dealing with. But don’t act surprised. The Greek, Roman, Ottoman and British empires […]
December 10, 2014

You can’t do that with a car!

In lieu of words today, I’m posting some photos, taken by Charlotte Morton, modelling provided by Harriet Elliot (standing in for my Primrose) and myself (standing in for Charlotte Morton). The kitchen of the future, when […]
December 8, 2014

Just old enough to have your words heeded.

As I am sure many wise men would appreciate, facial sagging and wrinkles are to be welcomed. Moreover, they take far too long to develop. We spend half our lives trapped behind youthful faces. I feel […]
December 6, 2014

Bicycle Porn (and Chris Froome!)

Should we tackle the bike/porn nexus? I think it is time. Lord knows nobody else with fair intensions has the gumption to touch such a subject. I’ll start by saying unprotected sex between actors is not […]