Category Archives: Good


I have typed so many words about this today that my fingernails are about to fall off, but, really, who needs fingernails when you have such great news to share! I’m absolutely thrilled to announce that GOOD Design, the program … Continue reading

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How would you beautify bus stops?

I wrote a story earlier this week for GOOD about the designer Julie Kim and her project to put a coffee table (which she designed) at a bus stop in Koreatown. You can watch the video above to see what … Continue reading

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Public Transportation: Who needs it?

A few months back I wrote a story about Vintage Los Angeles, a Facebook page dedicated to the lovely, lost world of L.A. Since then, the neverending stream of eye candy (and mind candy) delivered by the amazing Alison Martino … Continue reading

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A gelato-less June: The report

I am not a picky eater. I am very, very proud of that fact. It has become part of my personality—my brand, one could say—to eat and to enjoy eating pretty much everything on the planet (especially everything that’s frozen). … Continue reading

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Secret garden

Today over at GOOD I wrote about one of the coolest things I’ve seen in LA lately: An awesome community garden that’s sprouted out of an empty lot just off Hollywood Boulevard. It’s a trip to see this mini-oasis so … Continue reading

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For the last few weeks I’ve been helping to launch a new venture for GOOD called GOOD Local. The idea is to use the editorial voice and collaborative values of GOOD to serve the residents of a specific geographic area. … Continue reading

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GOOD Design SF with AAU is tonight!

For those of you in the Bay Area, come by The HUB tonight for a very special presentation by some of the smartest design students in the city. I’m moderating the latest edition of GOOD Design, the program where we … Continue reading

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How little can you drive this month?

For the last few months, GOOD has been taking on a challenge per month in an attempt to live better. It’s like performing an experiment on ourselves. Can we avoid using chemical-laced shampoo? Can we live without processed foods? (Before you … Continue reading

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Sidewalk dining

I’m face-to-the-desk working this weekend to finish up a few big projects after a particularly busy week. This is, of course, making this perfect pre-summer weather almost unbearable. But I was able to squeeze in a walk to Silver Lake … Continue reading

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Join me for the GOOD LA Launch Weekend!

As you may know, I’ve been working hard on a few things over here at GOOD. We’ve just published the Los Angeles issue of the magazine—which was co-art directed by one Keith Scharwath—and we’re launching a new local community for GOOD … Continue reading

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