But there are a lot of us who just want to keep our rural lifestyle, and keep our land for our kids, and keep the ticky-tacky
houses and Burger Kings and parking lots at bay.
(To social critics, of course, the guys in white shirts represented conformist "mass man," consigned to live a bland, unfulfilling existence in "little boxes made of ticky-tacky
Residents were worried that unchecked development might turn historic Main Street into a ticky-tacky
strip mall or divide large tracts of property into small lots.
If you want sublime ticky-tacky
in your own half and to go out of every competition, then take your business across the Park and get that!
Production is visually pleasing, Robert Brill neatly evoking locale through a skyline of pointed, ticky-tacky
roofs against a backdrop of palm trees and high-tension lines extending into the distance.
Pencoedtre is a remnant of the great forests which once cloaked much of Wales and is far more worthy than densely-packed, ticky-tacky
, dry-walled houses and bland factory units which will probably be fled by their occupants once development money runs out.
But it also reminds me not to rely on lazy prejudices: Los Angeles is no longer just charming ticky-tacky
but becoming now a serious city; serious architects whose mannerisms are not yours can, on form, remind you why others bother with them; and all those chirpy transport officials, overtly surprised and pleased to be in a quality building, are merely getting a little bit of the payoff that architecture was supposed to be about: namely, delight.
Levittown, it turns out, has been fertile ground not only for songs about ticky-tacky
houses but also for bingo, block parties, spouse-swapping and Zippy the Pinhead, who now reveals himself to be a native son.
Sixty miles south lies Santa Maria, which has suffered from a growth spurt that has brought on miles of ticky-tacky
Once viewed with disdain as ticky-tacky
structures, prefab homes and buildings are now sought as practical alternatives to traditional construction.
GRAHAM Brendan Rodgers must stop the ticky-tacky
system for the defence as evident on Sunday.
In a final display of shamelessness, the creatives even entice the aud to sing along for the ticky-tacky
finale, "Ticky Ticky Tock," which means everyone leaves the theater parroting the most jaw-droppingly bad lyrics to be heard on any New York stage.