The Hummer House


Zak Stone is the Assistant Editor of GOOD, the unique media platform that produces “a quarterly magazine, online videos, and events for people who give a damn”, as their website claims.  When Stone heard that General Motors was planning to phase out its Hummer vehicle a few years ago, he noted that few tears were shed.  It felt, he wrote, like poetic justice for the gas-guzzling, military-turned-luxury vehicle favoured by a certain former governor of California.

So he cheered the news that a pair of Los Angeles architects may have found a way to redeem this environmentally disastrous vehicle:   Continue reading