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http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/magazine/17-01/st_3st

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(from the linked Wired magazine article): 

Night owls are more creative.
Artists, writers, and coders typically fire on all cylinders by crashing near dawn and awakening at the crack of noon. In one study, “evening people” almost universally slam-dunked a standardized creativity test. Their early-bird brethren struggled for passing scores.

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George Costanza:  “Nothing is higher than architecture …..”    Link is to a Youtube video with a clip from a Seinfeld episode. 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXMDRbOBMno

http://blog.davidteoh.com/archives/2005/11/frank_gehry_in.html

An episode of the Simpsons was famously devoted to Frank Gehry.   He designed a concert hall for Springfield, which was later turned into a prison.

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http://www.icn.tv/watch/111

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A hilarious series of internet video episodes about the day to day experiences of MISTER GLASSES, a has-been modernist architect, and his sidekicks,  Kitty, Sean, and Hard-Hat.

http://images.search.yahoo.com/images/view?back=http%3A%2F%2Fimages.search.yahoo.com%2Fsearch%2Fimages%3Fp%3Dgeorge%2Bw%2Bbush%2Bpresidential%2Blibrary%2Bstern%26fr%3Dyfp-t-501%26ei%3Dutf-8%26x%3Dwrt&w=150&h=213&imgurl=chronicle.com%2Findepth%2Farchitecture%2Farchitecture_contest_ipod.jpg&rurl=http%3A%2F%2Fchronicle.com%2Fblogs%2Farchitecture%2F1315%2Fannouncing-a-chronicle-contest-design-the-george-w-bush-library&size=8.6kB&name=architecture_contest_ipod.jpg&p=george+w+bush+presidential+library+stern&type=JPG&oid=0af5afabf9dc6cca&no=2&tt=3&sigr=13c7a01b6&sigi=120aiispb&sigb=13jkg1jl0

The Chronicle of Higher Education held a contest for its readers to quickly design a Presidential Library for George W. Bush.  The results are compelling …..

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http://www.theonion.com/content/node/38734

A parody article by THE ONION describing an unusual residential project …..

I just noticed a subtlety,  there is a MASTER FOYER …..

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I’m not sure I agree …..  oh … now I get it …..

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 ERIC WHITE makes some interesting food choices in his life as a NYC bachelor. That and the fact that he was raised in Michigan more than explain his latest dinner of redneck sushi…

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http://www.raw-edges.com/

Art can be found in the most mundane places.

This artist apparently won the “British Council Talent Award 2006”

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Bulldozers, backhoes, and cranes.