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Supreme Clientele | Merge’s reissue reinforces the strength of Suburban Light

“When I was 18, I was like, ‘If I don’t leave this place, I’m going to kill myself, if I don’t get out to college or to London or a job or something.  23 more words


Since early on, the Arcade Fire have been a band worth watching. They’ve managed to become a giant force in the music industry in just a few albums. 1,705 more words

Leah Giberson's Suburban Paintings; so good

I’m a big fan of these paintings of what seem like generic North American suburbs.

More of Leah Giberson’s work can be found here, and it is definitely worth checking out. 7 more words


Fifty Shades of Gray Paint

Scene: A dark, nightlight-lit bedroom deep in the heart of suburbia. One slightly graying, nearing 50 man. One used-to-be gray, now professionally dyed woman. One hypo-allergenic dog perched on the edge of the bed. 642 more words


Department Of Agriculture

Department of Agriculture

Bulletin: No. 265

The Care and Operation of a Rotary Power Lawn Mower

The rotary power lawn mower is a boon to shiftless suburbanites whose lawns are full of Dandelion, buckthorn, and other weeds too tall for the conventional reel-type mower.  830 more words


Going Green in the Burbs

Follow this blog if your interested in hearing about one family in the suburbs strives to decrease their carbon footprint. Blogger Green Mom in the Burbs… 37 more words

Blogs To Follow

Man in the Gray Flannel Suit

After watching The Man in Gray, I figured I ought to check out Gregory Peck in The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit. I’d heard of the novel, but thought the story was merely a critique of corporate commuters and life in the suburbs. 261 more words