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Is this building offensive?

Is this building offensive?

The exhibit shows a proposed residential development in South Korea by Dutch architects MVRDV. The architects call it The Cloud because they want to create a sense of buildings rising through “the clouds”. Critics however reckon they look like the twin towers exploding. I see what they mean, but I’m not certain that would’ve been […]

9/11: Should America move on?

9/11: Should America move on?

It’s a very brave or very insensitive American who would publicly question his nation’s entire 9/11 memorial project on the day of the tenth anniversary. Yet just a few days ago, on the morning of 11 September, US economist Robin Hanson began his internationally popular blog, Overcoming Bias, by complaining that half the comics in […]