and just like that the holidays are descending upon us. We here at DWMC are out of town taking the week off for Thanksgiving. We’ll be back up and running next Monday. It’s a scary world out there, be good to each other....more
Posts by: Dan Weiss
Hey guess what? We need to talk about the radicalization of young, white men.
What the world needs now is cyberfog.
Today in not very surprising news: constant glowing screens are probably bad for you!
Albania’s artist prime minister is the prime minister for me (minus the endemic corruption)....more
This year has been terrible but at least it’s blessed us with a reveal of David Bowie’s 80’s Memphis design obsession.
Someday soon we might all need a gigantic radiation shield....more
Trying to get back to normal. Not wanting to normalize it.
If you haven’t already, it’s important you check out Day 1 in Trump’s America.
I guess we can distract ourselves with future architecture?...more
It’s election day and we’ll be taking today and tomorrow off over here at DWMC, because how could anyone possibly concentrate on anything at all? Good luck out there. Please vote, please don’t vote for the racist. Whatever happens we’ve got a whole lot of work to do....more
But, like, why have time zones at all?
Claude Parent’s rebel architecture.
How about some apocalyptic architecture too?
Today in headlines from the future (the future is now): A material from shapeshifting planes could heal human flesh....more
We hope everyone had a safe and delightful Halloween, and that you find yourself greeting the month of November with clear eyes. We’ll be back with your regularly scheduled Morning Coffee tomorrow morning....more
If you haven’t already, and you have the ability, please take a moment to donate to the legal defense fund at Standing Rock and to sign the petition against The Dakota Access Pipeline.
Happy Halloween! It’s time to start worrying about worms engineered into terrorist weapons!...more
We’ve always been afraid of dead people (voting).
To get political for a second: hey but don’t forget there’s a real attempt to rig the election going on, and it’s not coming from the left.
After 1,000 years, is it time for Egypt to find a new capital?...more
In search of a true blue M&M.
For far too long we have been denied twin London Bridges.
And while we’re on it, why DOESN’T the Statue of Liberty have a glowing wrist watch?
When things go down, let’s all hide out on the most remote island in the world....more
In the midst of such a dark year some actual good news: the Justice Dept. is going to start tracking police killings.
Let’s all take a moment for the nightmare architecture of Hans Poelzig.
The best roads are roads to nowhere....more
Things seem real dark and scary but at least this terrifying prehistoric moth doesn’t exist anymore.
Welcome to the age of future silk.
It’s time to get ready for a new world’s tallest tower.
Aitor Estévez has your ruins porn for the day....more
I know you’re sick of reading about the Trump tape, but you should really read Jill Soloway on the tape and toxic masculinity.
Wait, hold on, new fault line?
Here’s your Orientalist Art Nouveau dinner invitation cards for the day....more
The world is falling apart and here in California it’s Indigenous Peoples’ Day so we’ll be back tomorrow morning. Everyone just try to breathe....more