Durable Growth

Talking about the need for heroes in the North Bay

My wife and I don’t have HBO in our home. We appreciate the many creative and groundbreaking series that HBO has done, but neither of us watches much television and we don’t need another set of shows, no matter how good, tempting us. Besides, except for urban settings, or sometimes failed urban settings, HBO doesn’t […]


“The Planners” keeps hitting the mark

Greenwich Heath near London

I’ve previously offered praise for the BBC show The Planners. I find my enthusiasm continues to grow with every episode I watch. Nor am I alone in my approval. Writing in CityLab, Feargus O’Sullivan expresses similar feelings about the show, noting the captivating conundrums presented by the producers and the […]