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  1. #1
    Feb 2010
    salt lake city

    french in Salt Lake City, UT

    Hi all

    I just discovered cyburbia, and I wanna read and participate to so many discussions already!
    I am a french architect (from Paris) living in Salt Lake for a bit more than a year now...and though I am not an urban planner, I am highly interested in it, because, well, if I am going to do architecture in a city, how can I not feel concerned?
    ...or is it just because, moving from Paris to here, I am so shocked by the differences (the scale, the sprawl...)
    So, this is my 'hello' post! Hope I can learn from here, and maybe also bring a nice perspective to some topics, too.


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    Cyburbian Salmissra's avatar
    Aug 2004
    Central Texas
    Hello, from Dallas, TX!
    "We do not need any other Tutankhamun's tomb with all its treasures. We need context. We need understanding. We need knowledge of historical events to tie them together. We don't know much. Of course we know a lot, but it is context that's missing, not treasures." - Werner Herzog, in Archaeology, March/April 2011

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    Cyburbian Plus JNA's avatar
    Jun 2003
    De Noc
    Welcome from the Hoosier State.
    Lived in Logan, UT - Cache Valley for 4 years.
    Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves?
    Why don't you dig how beautiful it is out here?
    Why don't you say something righteous and hopeful for a change?
    From Kelly's Heroes (1970)

    Are you sure you're not hurt ?
    No. Just some parts wake up faster than others.
    Broke parts take a little longer, though.
    From Electric Horseman (1979)

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    OH....IO Hink's avatar
    Jan 2005
    Hang on Sloopy...land
    Hello from the Great State of Ohio!
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