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Can urban environments be too planned?

I worked as a summer intern at HUD in 1970. They were really great, offering multiple educational opportunities for the group of interns. One of these was a tour of the planned new community of Columbia, Maryland. 262 more words


Reading the Comics, November 25, 2017: Shapes and Probability Edition

This week was another average-grade week of mathematically-themed comic strips. I wonder if I should track them and see what spurious correlations between events and strips turn up. 888 more words


12/10/17 Always Left

Two for one.

We live in a cul-de-sac, so once we leave the drive, we always have to turn left. That’s what the left side photo is. 156 more words


In a cradle, with a broken beat
I sway to the heights, of my misery
Like a serpent straying, in dark street
Ends in cul-de-sac, of a spent frenzy! 103 more words


Three Funnies

I’m a person who really enjoys reading the Sunday comics (and also the comics every other day of the week).

I have a collection of Calvin & Hobbes collections that I don’t know the exact number of off the top of my head (more than 5). 13 more words