Cosmo + Prozac Architects

Cosmo Brussalaurantis

Cosmo Brussarantis

This morning, before any of us had arisen, my wife murmured that my brother’s dog Cosmo wasn’t doing well, showing the signs of anxiety at Extended Stay America, where they’re awaiting the renovation of their house in Gaithersburg, Md. While Billy snoozed between us, Victoria read exchanges from Guy’s wife Laura’s Facebook page about whether to put Cosmo on Prozac.

“Cosmo + Prozac,” I murmured to myself. Great firm name! Modern architecture. Near you.

The demented, self-infatuated, every-man-a-king Cosmo Kramer on Seinfeld must have had Jerry dropping Prozac, right? Cosmo + Prozac. Perfect name for a firm that designs buildings that knock on your door in the middle of the night.

About David Brussat

For a living, I edit the writing of some of the nation's leading architects, urbanists and design theorists. This blog was begun in 2009 as a feature of the Providence Journal, where I was on the editorial board and wrote a weekly column of architecture criticism for three decades. Architecture Here and There fights the style wars for classical architecture and against modern architecture, no holds barred. My freelance writing and editing on that topic and others addresses issues of design and culture locally and globally. I am a fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, and a member of the board of the New England chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, which bestowed an Arthur Ross Award on me in 2002. I work from Providence, R.I., where I live with my wife Victoria, my son Billy and our cat Gato. If you would like to invest your prose with even more style and clarity, please email me at my consultancy, dbrussat@gmail.com, or call 401.351.0457. Testimonial: "Your work is so wonderful - you now enter my mind and write what I would have written." - Nikos Salingaros, mathematician at the University of Texas, architectural theorist and author of many books.
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One Response to Cosmo + Prozac Architects

  1. Stephen J. ORourke says:

    poor doggie

    Like

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