The best posts usually originate in our comments. To give appreciation to our amazing (and sometimes angry) commenters we feature their broad strokes of wisdom in a tidy comment roundup.
1) Monday PM Linkage (re. the new LACMA Logo) "That LACMA logo licks balls. It is literally a color pencil etching of the word LACMA. They could've just fired up a Word document and typed the word LACMA in Wingdings." [westwoodnc]
2) Wilmington Man Sues After Oil--Or Brine Water--Coats His Home "It's so refreshing that I can always depend on Curbed's commenters to get their racism on. Come on people - all humans are fucktards. Can we agree on that?"
3) Architect O’Herlihy Tackles The Long Boring Hallway "Lorcan usually designs expensive garbage, but this place is just expensive and nice- I am sure someone else designed this under his name. Ghost Architect. Everyone in L.A. is something other than what they do for a living. The "Screenwriter" (would you like fries with that?), the "Actor" (I will have this drywall down in justa few days).... it's the only place on Earth where when someone asks you what you do for a living you answer with your hobby. The "Screenwriter", probably makes money doing drug trials for big Pharama companies and bought the place on an I/O loan which is fine because she will use the increased equity and her greatly improved earnings (once she sells this original new screenplay about a Great White Shark and beach....) to either refinance or trade up. Her botox and facelift will be covered by the refi as well. DT"
4) Great Silver Lake Drain of 2008, Day 1: Accessing The Valve "But this being Silver Lake, I predict they find 14,000 back issues of Dwell magazine, 8,000 Elliot Smith CDs, and 4,000 Nader for President buttons..."