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A matter of taste

Original post made on Jul 18, 2014

Architecture, like literature, music and every other art form, has always attracted skirmishes over taste. Past battles, much like today's, happened to take place during periods of rapid growth and focused mainly on issues of mass and compatibility.

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Posted by Meaningless
a resident of University South
on Jul 18, 2014 at 11:32 am

Why does the Weekly persist in discussing Smith's survey as if it was a meaningful exercise? Smith's survey was a biased, non-scientific survey that means absolutely nothing. Yet the Weekly once again talks about it as if it really tells us something. Perhaps Gennady should familiarize himself with how surveys are supposed to be carried out before singing the praises of Smith's "survey"

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Posted by Agree with Meaningless
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jul 18, 2014 at 12:37 pm

Meaningless is right - nothing more than a distortion and propaganda. I'm aware of a number of folks who took the survey a few times just to record how foolish it was.

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Posted by Survey Doesn't Say
a resident of Greater Miranda
on Jul 19, 2014 at 1:16 am

Yeah I started filling the survey out, but it was so ridiculous I never finished it.

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