Phoenix Jones mini-doc peeks into the psyche of a real-life superhero

Phoenix Jones' tenure as a "real-life superhero" patrolling Seattle's streets has not been without controversy, but it's still fascinating to hear him talk about his costumed crimefighting in his own words. This mini-documentary by the Avant/Gard Diaries interviews Jones about his experiences. » 7/07/13 11:00am 7/07/13 11:00am

The Public Transit Projects that Should Have Been

Urban history is littered with the dead bodies of scrapped public transit projects. When eager commuters and car companies turned the automobile into the most popular form of transit in the world in the twentieth century, many cities set aside plans for expanding their public transit systems, such as the electric… » 4/16/08 5:15pm 4/16/08 5:15pm