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February 4, 2014

mcmansion wsjFrom Benjamin

It’s easy to laugh (or weep) knowingly over the horrors of the “McMansion’s” assault on suburban architectural propriety. But how often do we have a comprehensive index of the builder’s aesthetic transgressions at our disposal?  The Wall St Journal’s Dale Hrabi does a pretty good job with the help of illustrator Arthur Mount, in this funny, if sadly accurate, anatomy of a murder, with a visual composite of domestic violations not entirely unlikely to be found together in a single, actual house, as he shows us Whats Wrong With This Picture?

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