Monday, April 05, 2010

Fargo: Wave of the Future

Fargo makes a David Brooks column:

Over the next 40 years, Kotkin argues, urban downtowns will continue their modest (and perpetually overhyped) revival, but the real action will be out in the compact, self-sufficient suburban villages. Many of these places will be in the sunbelt — the drive to move there remains strong — but Kotkin also points to surging low-cost hubs on the Plains, like Fargo, Dubuque, Iowa City, Sioux Falls, and Boise.

I'll take it, but I think I speak for many others when I ask if Detroit can finally get a little love too. C'mon man, can they catch a break already?

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Awesome, yet disturbing

Cheese Frog!

What's with the crown and laugh at the end like Vincent Price at the conclusion of the Thriller video?

Venn Diagrams That Explain Our Fascination With Venn Diagrams

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