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Tag Archives: Taschen Icon series

CALIFORNIA, HERE I CAME

I’M A born-again Californian, not a native one. Wife Dottie, by contrast, is a desert rat from El Centro. In rearranging some bookshelves recently, I came upon a fine California … Continue reading

September 28, 2015 · 2 Comments

ADVERTISING IN AN EARLIER AGE

BEING A child of the 1940s, I am attracted to its arts, its music, its radio, its culture and ambience, even its hype. With this in mind, I’m happy to … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

THE FUTURE AIN’T WHAT IT USED TO BE

FUTURISTS HAVE a real challenge: Aim too high, and people ridicule their “Tomorrow everyone will helicopter to work.” Aim too low, “Speaker phones will be all the rage!,” and their … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · 1 Comment