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Mark Gornik and the Fourth Period of Inner City Development? » Young Anabaptist Radicals

"The problem with all this growth is that the poor are being driven out of the city and (ironically) into the suburbs. I am concerned that we are facing a future of revitalized urban centers surrounded by poor suburban communities."

MY BRAIN IS MADE OF THINGS MADE OF GOLD: Don't worry. I'm all right. I can't help it. It's my body

"Wow, who knew that le petite Prince was in such a dire condition."

To eye of Saudi beholders, camels make them swoon - International Herald Tribune

"It's just like judging a beautiful girl," said Madr. "You look for big eyes, long lashes and a long neck." Maybe, he added, 99 or 102 centimeters, or 39 or 40 inches.

Archinect : News : Wave Your Hands in the Air Like You Just Don't Care

"a beautiful new website that allows the user to choose traditional mouse-based navigation OR an entirely new type of navigation using your body language and a web cam."

The Bonddad Blog: An Overview of the Basic Problem We Face

"This whole expansion has been financed by debt acquisition. Americans have clearly gone deeper and deeper into debt to keep on spending."

The Triumph of Bullshit - Word

"Very zen."

Internet changing journalism, but not as expected :: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Nation

"Yet the news agenda actually seems to be narrowing, with many Web sites primarily packaging news that is produced elsewhere, according to the Project for Excellence in Journalism's annual State of the News Media report."

City Room™ - Politics - New Report: Forest Preserve District Needs Own Board

"he says the forest preserves are in trouble, in large part because the people responsible for overseeing them are the same people that must make decisions about creating jobs and bringing in new development."

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