NYC considers a pneumatic subway for trash – Boing Boing
I absolutely love this idea. I’ve often thought this ought to be done transcontinental to replace (at least some) truck routes. Think about how many jobs could be upgraded from manual/blue-collar to engineering positions.
The Silent City – Teaser (by Silent City) This looks very nice.
I have such a great feeling when I miss NYC. It’s a sweet melancholy that I feel I have to share.
I like to commemorate these occasions with Empire State of Mind by Jay Z and re:Stacks by Bon Iver.
Speaking of which, bon hiver to my friendos in NYC.
NYC Folk Art Musueum threatened with closure – Boing Boing
This is really heartbreaking news. The Folk Art Museum was always among my favorites.