Humor

A satirical New Yorker article nails the perpetual debate between New York and Los Angeles.
Jan 29, 2016   The New Yorker
A new study from the Rational Assumptions think tank provides a completely unsurprising prognostication regarding the future of the oil market.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
Tesla has revealed the specs on the Tesla-P, a new model that will be sure to excite the public realm-conscious urbanite.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
Last night's edition of the Family Feud gave starchitects a pop culture moment.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
Coming soon to theaters near you: Academy Award Winner Matthew McConaughey portrays an upstart urban planner who learns to throw away the old code and embrace uncertainty.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
Microsoft announced a big update to the Word spell check dictionary today to include the constantly evolving and often incomprehensible language of planning.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
You know them when you see them—they're the ones ready to suck the winds out of your sails and set you back at least a month, but probably more, of good work and high morale.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
Test your knowledge of discretionary infrastructure funding mechanisms and one of golf's most famous figures with this pop quiz.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
With the Bertha tunneling-boring machine stuck in the mud under Seattle for more than a year, officials turned to a politician known for his ability to stop transportation in its tracks.
Apr 1, 2015   Planetizen April 1st Edition
You are surrounded by parking lots and pavement so vast you can see the curvature of the Earth.
Mar 27, 2015   Better Cities & Towns
Pop quiz hotshot: Think you can tell the difference between a roadway interchange and a Celtic Knot?
Mar 17, 2015   Community Builders