Elsewhere

Obesogenic Motorgenic Cincinnati: thoughts on car culture and/in Cincinnati.

Making Historic Preservation Pay off in Louisville: an incentive program for old buildings, in exchange for obtaining landmark status.

Announcing the Walk Indianapolis Architectural Tours: “Put on your walking shoes and listen as leading Indianapolis architects tell you the stories and history behind our most prominent buildings and spaces.” Download the app here.

ArtBridge: Works in Progress: a new public installation on the site of the Atlantic Yards construction in Brooklyn.

Wright: The Brick House visits Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West in Scottsdale.

The Ultimate Nerd Guide To New York City: nerdy fun with maps.

Fucking. Walk.: just that.

Elsewhere

Guerrilla Gardening: the inspiring blog Design Work Life likes our seed bombs!

Little Wisconsin: Jeremiah’s Vanishing New York attempts to answer the question, “What will the city look like as Little Italy and Chinatown give way to Little Michigan and Ohiotown?”

Man Builds Cat-Sized Village for Homeless Cats: no, really — this village has a City Hall, streets, porches, and even its own WalMart.

8.4 Million New Yorkers Suddenly Realize New York City A Horrible Place To Live: “‘You know what the greatest city in the world is?’ Bloomberg asked reporters. ‘Scottsdale, Arizona. It’s clean, it’s not too big, it’s got a couple streets with shops and restaurants, and the people there aren’t fucking insane.’”

Email Error Ends Up on Road Sign : tension in Wales over a hilariously inept Welsh translation of an English traffic sign.

Miniaturowe Tr√≥jmiasto: tilt-shift? Check. Time-lapse? Check. Eurotrash soundtrack? Check! It’s an awesome video of my pre-NYC hometown, found on a blog that’s sort of like this one, full of ghost signs, old buildings, and odd observations, but in Polish.

“Stop, Renovate, and Listen”: Vanilla Ice Hosts Home Show: heh!