The thesis is simple – cars are the enemy of strong cities. Despite a tremendous amount of writing on this topic, people’s opinions on the matter have rarely changed – they either agree with this idea or they don’t. There isn’t a lot of middle ground. But as we come to understand networks more intuitively, the principle that the conveyance isn’t the key but how its used will be much more obvious. The intuitive understanding can come from how networks, generally, work to make life more fun and more efficient.