Matthew Yglesias » The Public Wants Good Outcomes, Elites and

And Weisberg has a point. 80 or so years ago Mencken postulated that given a choice between something good and something bad…Americans prefer the bad. Food, architecture, newspapers, you name it. Why not outcomes? zic Says: At this
level of abstraction it wouldn't even work if instead of the congress you had the Genie Of The Lamp. It's pretty much the worst of both worlds. Politicians and media elites pretend to speak to and follow the will of the people in every


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Keeping our heritage – The Sault Star – Ontario, CA

The St. Marys Paper office building was built at the turn of the century and demonstrates Richardsonian Romanesque architecture in an industrial context featuring round arched openings and rough faced masonry. The lamp at the top of the
tower is a reminder of the eternal flame that marks the resting place of the Unknown Soldier. Other designated buildings include the Sault Ste. Marie Courthouse, the Sault Ste. Marie Cenotaph, the Old Post Office Building (now the


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Bleak Moments: Concrete visions

In all the arguments that swirl around the brutalist architecture of the postwar era I'm much more interested in form rather than function. Maybe because I don't have to live in Robin Hood Gardens, some might say. Even a cursory glance
disproves the notion that postwar Brit movies play out in the drawing room In recent movies I've caught glimpses of such postwar British thrillers as The Blue Lamp and League of Gentlemen and been pleasantly surprised by how much of


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Top 10 Review Gadget » Blog Archive » Flashlight and Lighting Gadgets

An absolutely stop engineering design, and do not worry, with a bottle of architecture arctic such lamps, lamp tends to be your child from ugly, bulky batteries and the like. Friends Link: HDTV SAMSUNG Electronic Solomon Islandss


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Chic Marcel 6 Light Suspension Light | Groundnutlighting17.25u.com

Design by Jean-Francedil;ois Crochet. Metal suspension lamp in scratched brown finish, with white chamois lampshades. Dimensions 63D X 59H; cannot be. A Brutal (but Constructive) Architecture Tabloid After the suspension of a string of
major projects, EEA has been forced into receivership; the fiddle, we presume, is to be. More than modern- Offering modern furnishings and more, with over 50000 products perfect for your unique home and office environments,


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Paul Rudolph « inspired interiors

While some of Rudolph's work is being celebrated, such as the rededicating of the Yale Art & Architecture building, much of his work is in danger. His Riverview High School in Sarasota, Florida was recently demolished, and an elementary
school in Middletown, NY is about to be demolished. …. I love this crystal Marlene lamp from Crate & Barrel ($249), but I recently spotted (and purchased) the same thing from Target (glass crystal lamp base $69.99, and silk shade $7.99).


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