That’s right, I don’t want to confuse you for actually being rich, you probably don’t know what that is, if you are reading this (i.e. being rich.). But if you think you are rich, I want to say, I don’t want to tax you. I want to tax the ultra rich. The elite, George Bush’s […]
From funny, to common sense, to good old fashion taxes on the rich, Micheal Moore has some really good ideas for domestic policy for America. I am a big fan of Micheal Moore, he is one to examine the facts. A lot of people don’t like him, but those are usually the disillusioned people, […]
In the United States the average size of new single family homes grew from 1,780 square feet (165 m2) in 1978 to 2,479 square feet (230.3 m2) in 2007, despite a decrease in the size of the average family. Reasons for this include increased material wealth and prestige.
The small house movement is a return to […]
What is a Chicago Three Flat? It is a very common housing type in Chicago neighborhoods–A residential building with three units typically two units directly above the first floor unit. Each unit will have the basic needs for a home including but not limited to bedrooms, at least one bathroom, a kitchen, heat and electric. […]
There are photos of drawings created by the amazing Charles Moore, he lived and built a house in Ausitn, TX while teaching at UT in the 1980s. These are some actual drawings of his earlier work. I made an appointment to look at these drawings in the archive, most people don’t know that his actual work exists […]
First I would like to tell you about a Documentary on the destruction of the public streetcars system by Private Oil and Car corporations: Taken for a Ride is a documentary film by Martha Olson and Jim Klein about the Great American Streetcar Scandal. The 55-minute film was first broadcast on August 6, 1996 on […]
Love Keith Haring’s work, even before I knew it was politcal, and that he came up out of the grit and fabulous-ness of NYC in the 1980’s.
I had aquired a book of his work, influenced by graffitti style, his work has always resignated with me.
I had a chance to go see his work […]