Forgive me for a similar post as to what I wrote about Houston, but a gigantic hurricane ripping apart Florida is entirely predictable and the developmentalist ideology that drives that.
I am a weather nerd (among many other forms of nerd). Every day, I check the National Weather Service's 5 and 7 day rainfall forecasts. I think I started doing.
An interesting argument that we need Robert Moses and Le Corbusier-type architects to remake our cities to become bicycle friendly: If Henry Ford were reincarnated as a bike maker, Le.
IKEA is proposing to build an entire neighborhood in east London. It's hard to see what could go wrong with giving this kind of control to a company whose success.