Weekend Linkages: Regime of Signs

Woodcut by WPA artist Chet La More via @JoshLipnik

Michael Jantzen unveils a series of experimental greenhouses from 1972 to 1980

The Hidden History of Culver City Racism [where I grew up]

‘Potentially the worst drought in 1,200 years’: scientists on the scorching US heatwave

Garfield phones beach mystery finally solved after 35 years

A tale from haunted Wales

Homemade Instant Oatmeal

Holiday Weekend Linkages: Loquat Edition

Like loquats? Thank the Mexican orchard workers who saved them

Amazon Introduces Tiny ‘ZenBooths’ for Stressed-Out Warehouse Workers

Inside Citizen’s Dangerous Effort to Cash In On Vigilantism

Belcampo: ‘farm to door’ butcher admits misrepresenting origins of meat

How to design a sailing ship for the 21st century?

Weekend Linkages: Floored

City, Suburb, Server Farm: the Urban Geography of Amazon

A private bar where you can drink, hug, and ditch masks? Welcome to Risky Business in North Hollywood

Crime App Citizen is Driving a Security Car Around L.A. and Won’t Say Why

Build your own bamboo dome-like structure with giant grass’s zome building kit

Why are our cities built for 6ft-tall men? The female architects who fought back

Narrative Napalm Malcolm Gladwell’s apologia for American butchery

Goodwill stores have a message: Please stop donating trash

The US government should buy the Greyhound bus company. Hear me out