Bad Manors: The McMansion as harbinger of the American apocalypse

More than half a century of urban planning prioritizing sprawl has gotten us to where we are now: choked by endless freeways, benumbed by carbon-copy strip malls, secluded in catchpenny houses with no sense of human scale.

Kate Wagner critiques the USian commitment to “endless consumption” through the lens of the prolific McMansion.