Recent content from James Lileks
I wrote some breezy japery about the flu a few weeks ago, and some readers thought I was minimizing the need for a shot or…
A look to the future, when retail tastes shift again.
A monument to Charles M. Babcock was dedicated on his homesite in Elk River in 1947.
This 'tea' is a tart drink, indeed
The millennials' newest victim, according to Bloomberg News, is American cheese.
Most of us have three phases: 1. Oh, the leaves are starting to turn. Pretty! 2. Hmm, they're all brown. 3. Well, they're gone. In a week it'll be dark at 4:54 p.m. Why do I live here?
They call it Swedish death cleaning: You approach your possessions as if you were charged with emptying out your house after you’ve died. No one…
Perhaps we've become tired of being tired of pumpkin spice.
Visionary architect Victor Gruen saw the enclosed shopping center as an antidote to the Twin Cities area's car-centric development.
Once a week, I am reminded that someone in China thinks I am an industrial-supply executive. Here's the latest e-mail:Dears,The is Vepin from Tybonder Co.,…