An interview with the architect Renzo Piano. My favorite quotes:
“Cities are a place of tolerance, by definition, where difference must merge.”
“In some way, people believe that if you are permeable, if you are a good listener, you don’t have the quality of somebody with a firm attitude. But this is not true.”
I like this man.
maybe you’ll get permission by the time my birthday arrives in April. I’m talking about getting the rights to sing Happy Birthday in public.
I should point out that my site went crashing down along with my old site host’s server right before Word Press Backup Week. Of course I never got the memo because, well, my email was down too. Nothing in the MySQL database was recoverable so everything since November 2004 is gone gone gone.
Yes, Backups are Good.
Pardon our appearance while we get back online.