On The Walking Dead: A Diatribe
Sorry. This is terrible. One of my brother’s friends insulted me for not liking TWD and I had a hard time writing a response that wasn’t death-infused. I replied with something much more tame, but here’s this anyway.
The characters are terrible, nobody has any clear motivation to do anything that they do, and if they do, it comes off as manufactured for the purposes of creating conflict in an otherwise boring show. The overall plot arc of the show has become a farcical foray into prolonging a series of meaningless conflicts for as long as possible in order to manufacture suspense.
Failed Architecture | Zaha Hadid’s Galaxy SOHO: Back From the Future
"and, finally, a description of an idea that, according to the authors, should change at least half of the city, not only the building’s surroundings. Galaxy SOHO is the perfect candidate. This interpretation might look more like it describes a successful advertising campaign, rather than a intellectual discourse about world-changing craftsmanship, but it really seems that contemporary architecture broke away from reality. It became a collective hallucination, in which media, investors, architects, students and critics exchange not the information or ideas, but empty catchwords and shapes that lead to hollow explanations of their ideas or projects.