Flickr: Skyscrapers

Ohhhh, pretty shiny things!

Mostly this Flickr group is definitive proof that no matter how garish the building, it will look cool as a 3-point perspective. I mean, check this out:

Photo by syd delicious. Thanks!

A pretty boring box made compelling and dramatic by perspective (though that column capital is sweet detailing). Which […]

Far Away Food

Yglesias’s pastrami longing reminded me of Mani’s in LA, which is just like the Manny’s of Chicago…only vegan! In fact they cater to all manner of dietary restriction, as the above Lemon Poppy Seed Cake is wheat-free.

Yes, I realize that this is another instance of LA embracing the stereotype of new-age health obsession…but […]