Category: Garages

I, for one, welcome our metal overlords: Part 2, rage against the machine

26 August, 2010 (09:57) | Garages, Humor, Land use, Municipal, New York City, US News, Zoning | 1 comment

By: David A. Smith   Yesterday’s post revealed that in the battle for our urban future, many have already joined the machines, including New York State Supreme Court Judge Paul G. Feinman, who as reported in this The New York Times article has interpreted New York’s zoning statutes, which evidently apply to ‘developments,’ have no […]

I, for one, welcome our metal overlords: Part 1, aliens among us

25 August, 2010 (09:52) | Garages, Humor, Land use, Municipal, New York City, US News, Zoning |

By: David A. Smith    Studying our cities from afar, a wholly alien species might well conclude that cars were the masters and we humans the servants.  We pamper them; they do not pamper us.     Tell me how I can serve you, O Optimus   (For that matter, the Transformer movies could simply […]