Waltropolis: City in a Box

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Theboxtank has a novel idea for city planning. Giving in to the ubiquity of box stores–and Wal-Mart especially–they propose a whole community based on Wal-Mart principles: Why not incorporate housing, medical facilities, schools and the rest into a box-store scheme, capable of supporting 100,000 people?

Well, aesthetics would be problematic, but with the way we’re heading, let’s just throw in the towl.

-Matthew Grace

Waltropolis: City in a Box