Ed Driscoll

THIRD PLACES: Good article by

THIRD PLACES: Good article by Catherine Donaldson-Evans on FOXNews.com about “Third Places”, an term which grew out of The Great Good Place, a book by Ray Oldenburg, was advanced by Virginia Postrel in her book, The Future and its Enemies, and lately has been picked up by Glenn Reynolds on his Instapundit site, and in a December 2001 Wall Street Journal article (reprinted here).

Donaldson-Evans says that:

The offices-away-from-the-office are frequently the ubiquitous chain coffee shops like Starbucks, or the loungy caf