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The Most Beautiful Fast Food Restaurants in the World

The last thing we want to do is perpetuate a fast food nation, but there is something fascinating in finding beauty in the grotesque. In this case, it’s unexpectedly interesting architecture housing the antithesis of the greatest Portlandia skit to date. A contradiction in every sense of the word, we’re not celebrating the evil All-American [...]
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Imposing Log House in Colorado Mirroring Views of the Spectacular Rocky Mountains

House & Home / Interior Design : freshome (3 hours ago)

Nestled in a fascinating landscape in Loveland, Colorado, USA, this imposing log house mirrors beautiful views of the Rocky Mountains. The holiday-inspiring chalet designed by Architect Kathy Scott is part of a sprawling estate cove... Read Post

Brit Books: Requisitioned – The British Country House in the Second World War

Local Interest / England : Anglotopia (4 hours ago)

I’m continually fascinated by Britain during World War II. I also have a particular interest in Britain’s stately homes. One of the greatest untold stories of World War II was how the great stately homes were affected by World War I... Read Post

The Grotesque Beauty of Wangechi Mutu

Arts : Hyperallergic (last year)

Culled from old medical illustrations and National Geographic, pornographic, motorcycle, and fashion magazine clippings, Wangechi Mutu's writhing female figures have a dangerous beauty to them, one that's grotesque and alluring all ... Read Post

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