Vlaamsche Communicerende Koterijen

There’s this phenomenon in Belgium which I like to call Vlaamsche Communicerende Koterijen (Quite literal: Flemish Communicating Shacks)>

It goes like this: You have a house. Then you build a shack against it. When that shack is too small, you build another one against that and then later on another one and another one … finally leaving you with 20m of shacks, all built next to each other and depending on each other.

Here’s what happens when one decides to tear one down: video (not a shack, but hey, you get the idea)

Published by Bramus!

Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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