October 20th, 2006

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New York Magazine just ran an interesting article, with a straightfoward concept. They gave 100 high school students a purity test, and then gave a 100 parents of high school students the same test, and told them to guess what their kids answers were.

There was, unsurprising to me, a significant gap between what the kids said they were doing, and what parents think their kids are doing...
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I don't care very much for modern library architecture. In fact, I don't much care for any "modern architecture". (Anyone who has known me for a while has probably heard my sneer the phrase "... an architect with a vision".) I love these pictures of beautiful old libraries.