from The Gutter

Which well-known New Urbanists, not hailing from Greater Miami, were overheard making the following less-than PC comments after a ceremony to honor Frank Gehry’s contributions to the cityscape? “What’s next,” the first asked, “a humanitarian award to Osama bin Laden?” The other responded: “We’ll give a painting award to Adolf Hitler!” The prize was intended to entice Gehry to a party at the recent Congress for the New Urbanism, but the architect was not so easily played. He sent an underling to brave the bow-tied throngs.