Friday, February 23, 2007

Lost

This was our vision for the built environment as, indeed, it had been for sometime. From the the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition and Fair in Chicago:



After over one hundred years, this is what corporate America has rendered unto us as their preferred built environment, one we are told to embrace. Smiley says it all:



All those wars. For this. Oh, well, enjoy.

2 Comments:

Blogger eliz said...

Funny you should post this pic of the smiley face. This is one of Kunstler's slide from his talk at Loyola College on Tuesday evening.
Great talk!

6:17 PM  
Blogger theBhc said...

Yes, that's were I grabbed it.

8:56 PM  

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