I am definitely a child of the 80’s. Some of these shows you may refer to as the “shows that were on after school.” We all remember some if not all of these shows, watching TV as a kid was pretty fun, I remember still messing with TV antenna. These shows are all familiar yet, […]
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 […]