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May 2013

The “greening” of America proceeds apace!   

The “greening” of America proceeds apace! Above, the ever-popular UFO landing strip for extraterrestrial yew shrubs and bark mulch. Thanks to the school authorities in suburban Philadelphia for pointing out where the deathly hardscape ends and the life-giving “green” begins.
      Another example below with more authoritarian overtones. Achtung!!!! citizens of Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Violaters will be gassed!!!

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James Howard Kunstler is the author of many books including (non-fiction) The Geography of Nowhere, The City in Mind: Notes on the Urban Condition, Home from Nowhere, The Long Emergency, and Too Much Magic: Wishful Thinking, Technology and the Fate of the Nation. His novels include World Made By Hand, The Witch of Hebron, Maggie Darling — A Modern Romance, The Halloween Ball, an Embarrassment of Riches, and many others. He has published three novellas with Water Street Press: Manhattan Gothic, A Christmas Orphan, and The Flight of Mehetabel.

One Response to “May 2013” Subscribe

  1. dave June 25, 2013 at 6:17 am #

    how long before the tree roots heave that concrete sidewalk?

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