The End of Cursive Handwriting?

Most states no longer include teaching cursive handwriting in their common core standards, which begs the question of whether the end of cursive is nearing?

A Hotel Where the Writing Is on the Walls

I’m speaking at the OFFF Festival this weekend and staying at a hotel in Paris (20th Arr.) near Père–Lachaise called Mama Shelter, designed by Philippe Starck. Writing on the walls is not allowed, because all the ceilings, rugs, mirrors, elevators, and walls are already written on. It’s not exactly graffiti, but it’s close: The...