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Posted on: Aug 22, 2012, Source: Salon

The GOP convention's host city is a disaster, and a perfect reflection of where Tea Party politics will lead cities.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2012, Source: Salon

Forget stadiums: Let's build a pop-up park. Smart cities know the future is cooler, cheaper -- and smaller.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2012, Source: Salon

Another flashy resort? Atlantic City should mimic other revitalized Jersey shore towns and just be itself.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2012, Source: Salon

Humans will act in ways that even the smartest computer model can fail to anticipate — which is fine, until you put your entire city in its hands.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2012, Source: Salon

If boomer retirees keep flooding suburbs, the cost of providing for them soars. Here's how we could get them to cities instead.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2012, Source: Salon

We lead R-rated lives. So why are so many cities -- even New York -- declaring war on adult entertainment?

Posted on: Jan 29, 2012, Source: Salon

Zero of five stars! The Internet is loaded with crowdsourced opinions, making authentic, new experiences impossible.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2011, Source: Salon

Cities around the world are considering radical new speed limits on cars -- slowing down in the name of progress.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2006, Source: Nerve.com

Author Bernard Cooper discusses his baffling and funny childhood with his father, 'parenting our parents' -- and the James Frey fiasco's impact on memoir-writing.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2006, Source: Nerve.com

In a new book, author James McManus puts himself through every medical test known to the Mayo Clinic. The results are surprisingly...sexual.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2005, Source: Nerve.com

Former FDA director Susan Wood speaks out about the 'morning-after' pill -- what's in it, potential risks, and why it may never hit your local drugstore's shelves.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2002, Source: Metro Weekly

The RAVE Act is of questionable constitutionality, contradicts the government's own research and could endanger lives. In other words, it's perfect for the war on drugs.