Saturday Linkages: One Year Behind the Mask

In Japan, His Disaster Art Saves Lives

Dutch Oven Cornbread In Your Fireplace = Easy

La La La La La La

How grey was my valley: forgotten Welsh architecture – in pictures

Elon Musk declared himself ‘technoking’. He’s just a hyper-capitalist clown

Giving Up the Ghost: On the Legacy of Mark Fisher

Rick Roderick – Self Under Siege

Why Bikes Make Smart People Say Dumb Things

Saturday Linkages: On hold

The best/worst house ever via Crappy Cheapo Architecture

Wealth and incarceration shown to scale

Green health: a tree-filled street can positively influence depression, study finds

Standstill Traffic May Be the Only Thing Keeping Crash Deaths From Skyrocketing

Return of the conversation pit?

The weird world of Bruce Goff

This is why Venice is the most beautiful city in the world – A series of 40 facades of Venice

More good urbanism this time in Malta

Bluetooth-Connected Rotary Payphone

Saturday Linkages: Brutal Homes and Gardens

Is This “Open-Concept Bathroom” a Dream or a Nightmare?

We Spoke to the New Yorker Who Found a Whole Apartment Behind Her Bathroom Mirror

Weirdest Zillow listing of the week

Meet the Couple Who Bought the Brutalist Bachelor Pad You Saw on Twitter

US saw sharp increase in crash deaths in 2020 despite fewer drivers on roads

Simple Drawing (Or Painting) Exercises You Can Do Every Day

The Best Drawing Tutorials for Architects on YouTube

Twitch Star Quits GTA RP After In-Game Jobs Become Too Much Like Real Jobs

David Graeber: After the Pandemic, We Can’t Go Back to Sleep

Saturday Linkages: That Hauntological Feeling

Sprawl made Los Angeles’ pandemic problem worse, not better

Exploring the Abandoned Spaces of the Internet

Fry’s Electronics is shutting its doors for good

What would it be like to live in an abandoned mall? Donate to my Patreon and we’ll move here

If you like mannequins you’ll love this real estate listing

Vertical Farming Does Not Save Space

Despite cool and occasionally unsettled conditions in NorCal, unusually dry conditions to persist into March

A heartbreaking but important reminder of the cost of this epidemic

Saturday Linkages: Forever Lent

The scars of solitary: Albert Woodfox on freedom after 44 years in a concrete cell

The sweet it’s OK to eat at Lent: But does anyone actually like karamelli tal-harrub?

A Modern Take on the Phenakistoscope

Why a California scientist hosted superspreader event amid a deadly COVID-19 surge

Texas prepping gong wrong, a thread

A visual search engine

Remapping Cultural Hauntology: An American Perspective

‘This Crap Means More to Him Than My Life’: When QAnon Invades American Homes

Alaska woman using outhouse attacked by bear, from below

Writer’s blockdown: after a year inside, novelists are struggling to write

Cat Takes a Huge Leap Into Owner’s Arms