So there’s this piece on The Slot about Betsy DeVos’ lake house:

...and, after indulging in some laughter, I thought to myself, “if money were truly no object, what kind of house would I have built?”

Now my 1st answer was “an offshore oil drilling platform, but on land.” My 2nd answer was, “buy the 5-story former bank building a mile from here, and convert that, with the bottom 2 floors being a giant swimming pool.”

3rd reaction was this:

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str8 up Brutalism, baby!

ETA: this may interest some of you; I think it’s pretty cool myself.