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The Architecture of Friendships

I am a suburban nomad. I just moved. It’s a hassle. Life is boxed, shipped, unboxed. It comes with promises to give more away and live with less. The irritation with moving leads to the one real basic question – why does anyone do this? And one of the answers is, design. When we live in a house that suits […]


He was on my Wheaties box. Bruce Jenner was famous longer than some know. In 1976, Bruce Jenner won the decathlon gold medal at the Montreal Olympics. Before Twitter, the way you got known by everyone was through cereal boxes, and Wheaties featured America’s most famous athletes. Bruce made the box. Now, almost 40 years later, […]