Comment of the Day

Reader: Warehouse DIY culture and careless "Look-at-me!" attitudes don't mix

Last week, Patricia Calhoun wrote about the demise of Praxis Creative Art Space shortly after it was featured in the Westword cover story "Free for All."

In contrast to a commenter who saluted Praxis and hoped for its rebirth, this reader isn't exactly shedding any tears.

steppesmusic writes:

Warehouse DIY culture and the careless "Look-at-me!" attitude don't mix. This place was in a residential neighborhood, and the waves of wasted 17-year olds was not going to keep a low enough profile to remain.The horn-tooting didn't help either.

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