Gongol.com Archives: June 2008
Brian Gongol

June 11, 2008

Water News FEMA warned Cedar Rapids to upgrade flood protections last September

Science and Technology Visions from the East German age of American architecture
Brutalism had its day, especially at places like the concrete-loving Iowa State University. (ISU has blown up some of its heavy concrete buildings already.)

Iowa As Iowa makes the national news again, just wait for the mispronunciations
Iowa has a lot of towns with names that are pronounced contrary to the standard -- like Nevada (nuh-VAY-dah) and Madrid (MAD-rid). Even Iowa natives trip on some of them occasionally; outsiders, like national reporters and politicians, often bulldoze right through them

Humor and Good News World of World of Warcraft

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