I've played what feels like an impossible amount of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn since its launch back in August. My friends and I enjoy looking for the tallest buildings in the game world and jumping off of them in dramatic fashion. Show More Summary
Once it is completed in 2016, the MARQUE Sukhumvit will be the tallest building in the Sukhumvit area in Bangkok. The 50-storey landmark that will soon soar in the heart of the cosmopolitan Sukhumvit Road, promises to set the benchmark for top-end apartments in the Thai capital. Read the rest of the story at: Glamor living: MARQUE Sukhumvit
Designed by Renzo Piano and currently holding the title of Europe's tallest building, London's Shard building reaps high praise from New York-based architect Lee Mindel, who writes on ArchDigest.com that it "can almost make you believe that we live in...
Projected for completion in the year 2015, the new green skyscraper is a true inspiration for community-responsive urban design. Yes, it will be Columbia's first skyscraper in 40 years and upon completion, it will be the tallest in the country. However, the
One World Trade Center is America's tallest building and a vessel for a lot of political symbolism. Which means it's the perfect place for the NYPD and Port Authority to have a turf war. [ more › ]
Social media and local news outlets went berserk last week when "Daily Show" host John Stewart slammed Chicago-style pizza in response to the news that New York's Freedom Tower is technically now the tallest building in the United States based on the length of its spire. Show More Summary
by: Charles Mombo Chicago Mayor Emanuel responded to Stewart’s anti-deep dish rant by sending him dead fish pizza. The fight over the “Best pizza and the tallest building in America,” appeared to have started after the Chicago-based Height Committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat announced on Tuesday that the needle being […]
Jon Stewart has always been known as a staunchly proud New Yorker. Following some significant whining by Chicagoans after the WTC was announced America’s tallest building over Chicago’s Willis Tower. CNN reported on the tallest building thing on Wednesday, the report said: One World Trade Center in New York will be the United States’ tallest... Show More Summary
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat just crowned New York City as the home of the country's tallest building. Who is this shadowy group of height enthusiasts? The proverbial question: Does size matter? If we're talking about...Show More Summary
Cities tearing down urban freeways? Otherworldly pictures of our earth? And the tallest building in U.S. of A? Those subjects and more is what we're feasting our eyes on in this round of the most beautiful items of the week. Read more...
In a Daily Show segment earlier this week about New York’s Freedom Tower being named the tallest building in the United States—thus ousting Chicago’s Sears/Willis Tower from the top spot—Jon Stewart took the opportunity to stick it to the Windy City on another front: pizza. Show More Summary
This is not pizza! This is tomato soup in a bread bowl! Following the news that One World Trade Center has been named the tallest building in the United States, Jon Stewart of The Daily Show takes a look at the long-running rivalry between New York City and Chicago, and has a few choice words […]
With the latest New York-Chicago rivalry being about which city really has the tallest building in America, Jon Stewart took to "The Daily Show" to put another rivalry between the cities to rest: whose pizza is better.
Last night on The Daily Show Jon Stewart tackled the architecture subject du jour: SOM's One World Trade Center officially beating out Chicago's Willis Tower as America's tallest building, a decree that came a few days ago from the....
It's been an exciting week for the city's various World Trade Centers: 1 WTC is officially the tallest building in the nation (John Stewart confirmed it, among other things), and down the street, 4 WTC has officially opened its doors for business tumbleweeds. [ more › ]
On last night's "Daily Show," host Jon Stewart shared the news that New York's One World Trade Center was officially declared the tallest building in America — taking the title from Chicago's Willis Tower. But the gloating didn't stop there. Show More Summary
The news of One World Trade Center officially surpassing Chicago's Sears Tower as the tallest building in the country was quickly dispensed with on last night's The Daily Show (that is, around the 3:45-minute mark) to address a much more important facet of the rivalry between the two cities, that of its pizzas. Show More Summary
On last night's Daily Show, Jon Stewart tackled the council decision that named One World Trade Center America's tallest building, surpassing the Willis (née Sears) Tower. But while toasting to intracity harmony, a pair of commentators had the gall to trumpet Chicago-style deep-dish pizza as one thing Chicago can still hold over New York. It was on. Read more...
This week NYC's One World Trade Center was declared the tallest building in the United States, a title that Chicago isn't giving up so easily. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP... The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show...
In honor of New York City's One World Trade Center being named the tallest building in the U.S., besting Chicago's Willis Tower, Jon Stewart fueled NYC-Chicago rivalry with an epic rant against Chicago's deep dish pizza. "When I loo...