Recent content from James Lileks
This may sound like a stupid question, but why are there no such things as stupid questions? "Why are apples red?" is not a stupid…
I assume that if it's improved, it's new. And I assume that if it's new, it's improved. But says who?
With demand for office space weak, it's unlikely Minneapolis or St. Paul will see massive additions to their skylines.
Amazon was curious, and with good reason: My wife had never before flown to Jakarta, Indonesia, and attempted to buy an audio book, so was…
Somewhere in some office sat an executive in charge of brand management, wondering how to get his client into the news of the day. He…
How about lanes for people who want to chat?
They not only printed every phone number in town, but they listed the addresses as well.
Or have we always been afraid to drive in the snow?
When was the last time you thought about your front door? I mean, really thought about it?
It's not "laughing while crying," even though that's what our faces do when it's really cold.