Love in the Afternoon, Thursday, March 18, 2013 | Thursday a… | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon, Thursday, March 18, 2013
Thursday afternoon in Philadelphia’s John F. Kennedy Plaza (aka “Love Park”)

LOVE in the Afternoon, Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Flickr

LOVE in the Afternoon, Tuesday, September 11, 2012
LOVE in the Afternoon photos taken on, Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Love Park granite set for use by skateboarders in Sweden

TRACIE VAN AUKEN Colin Watson, of West Philadelphia, does a trick in Philadelphia’s Love Park in February 2016.

CBS3 said Franklin Paine’s Skatepark Fund is the custodian of about 250 tons of granite from the park and arranged to send it to Malmö.

Source: Love Park granite set for use by skateboarders in Sweden

Philadelphia Gay Pride Parade 2014 | Because love is always … | Flickr

Philadelphia Gay Pride Parade 2014
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“Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it begins.” -- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Blog March 2017 — Politics is LOVE: A meditation on the beautiful, flawed bricks building society.

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Politics is love. That’s right. That’s exactly what I meant to write: “Politics is love.”

Now, hear me out before you go about drafting the 5150 order. I can justify this seemingly outrageous statement. We simply have to start our meditation at the foundations of political thought: Before Socrates, before Pericles, even before Confucius politics already existed for thousands of years. Political philosophy as we know it may well have originated with these thinkers. Societies were governing themselves long before any of these luminaries were even born.

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Love in the Afternoon on June 26, 2013 | Luminance HDR 2.3.0… | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon on June 26, 2013
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Love in the Afternoon visits the PIFA Street Fair | The Stre… | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon visits the PIFA Street Fair
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Love in the Afternoon Thu Apr 3, 2014 | Luminance HDR 2.3.0 … | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon Thu Apr 3, 2014
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Love in the Afternoon. February 14, 2013 | Valentine’s Day i… | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon. February 14, 2013
Valentine’s Day in Philadelphia’s Love Park

Love in the Afternoon, Tuesday, August 27, 2013 | Luminance … | Flickr

Love in the Afternoon, Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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