Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Cameron Sinclair: The Refugees of Boom-and-Bust

Haven't gotten a chance to watch this one yet. But I can only imagine it's insightful. Take a look.

via Ted

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Reccomended Reading: Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer

While Jonathan Safran Foer's new book, Eating Animals certainly promotes veganism, it primarily speaks to the fundamental importance of meat. It is important in its health, and ethical impact, and, more urgently, in its ecological impacts. As a vegan myself, however, I fear the title might scare some people away from a really important topic. In any case, I demand everyone read it.

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

New from Latvia: MINT

Latvia's Rauzas Company recently debuted their new home furnishings label MINT, including a table-style kitchen collection. Definitely worth a look --local Latvian Ash, eight different colors of laminate, and some admirable proportions.