Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, US imperialism was once a fearsome force - mainly for ill. Under the latter heading, Washington’s savage destruction of Vietnam four decades ago comes readily to mind. But now the American...Show More Summary
Destiny's D-pad-mapped gestures are fun for expressing yourself to strangers in the Tower, or after a successful strike. But they're a lot more useful when used in even more creative ways. Read more...
Links for you. Science: The Mathematics of Ebola Trigger Stark Warnings: Act Now or Regret It Painkillers may decrease susceptibility to recurring urinary infections Ivory Tower Phony? Sex, Lies and Fraud Alleged in W. Va. University Case Watching the Birth … Continue reading ?
Super Exploding Zoo is a game that developer Honeyslug describes as a "arcade-y tower defense-y explode-em-up," though most players will simply know it as "that game where explosive llamas stop an alien invasion." "That old family favorite, the...
Oct. 8, 1939. "315 Seventh Avenue, New York City. General view." William Hohauser's 1925 skyscraper presides over the fur district, which includes the Bilt-Rite Fur Machine Co. 5x7 negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.
A larger-than-life LeBron James will again tower over downtown.
The star of The Maze Runner is the maze: a giant structure that towers over the boys trapped at the center of it. It's such a cool concept, you can see why the book was so popular. But the movie, while fun, doesn't quite do justice to this megastructure-driven story. Spoilers ahead... Read more...
This week’s Free Shirt Friday comes at you from Sensor Tower. Companies with apps use Sensor Tower to acquire more traffic on their apps. Sensor Tower tracks popular keywords and looks at companies’ competitors to see what their clients can do to stay ahead. Check out them out here.
``Turkey didn't even sign the communique; won't deploy its military against ISIS--despite its adjacency and capability to demolish the ISIS capital in short order; and won't even permit US bombers to operate against ISIS out of the Incirlik air base--notwithstanding that 60 years ago it was that very facility which allowed Turkey to avoid Stalin's clutches.''
Rim Tree Near Pima Point 9x12 oil Below the Tower of Seti 16x12 oil Most people, when they come to Grand Canyon, don't do much more than peer over the rim, take a few photos and leave. For them, it is purely a visual experience. I, too, enjoy the Canyon with my eyes. Show More Summary
by site editor Rick McCharles Today I reprint my trip report from 2004. ___ The main reason I travelled to South America was attending the marvels of a thousand Patagonian sights and sounds. Actually, it was to hike Fitz Roy … Continue reading ?
Real estate giant Forest City Ratner is more bullish than ever on modular construction, even as its plans for the world’s tallest modular building are stalled.
September 1952. "Man in an airport control tower looking at radar screen." From photos by Phillip Harrington for the Look magazine assignment "International Airport." Who'll be first to locate this anonymous airfield? View full size...
Naya Rivera rocks a pair of knee-high gladiator sandals as she arrives at the Sunset Tower Hotel on Thursday afternoon (September 18) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 27-year-old actress showed off her svelte figure in a black maxi dress for her day out. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Naya Rivera The day before, [...]
We down here in the CommLawBlog bunker want to shine a spotlight – make that a high intensity white strobe – on the Tower Family Foundation. Just now getting off the ground (full official name: the Tower Industry Family Support Charitable...Show More Summary
A few months back, I posted a photo of the totally out of place cell phone tower disguised as a pine tree. A tree that was better suited to the Northwest than South Charlotte, that just didn't make sense. Turns out I wasn't the only one interested in the odd tower and placement on CMS property. Show More Summary
Even if they've spent hours perfecting a towering creation, demolition is always the end game for kids building with blocks or other construction toys. It can come from a barrage of Nerf darts, an attack by action figures, or with this building set, a bunch of simulated explosives that kids can trigger with a remote. Read more...
Developer Larry Silverstein announced Thursday that financial research firm Morningstar Inc. has signed a lease for 30,000 square feet at 4 World Trade Center, the austere, glassy 2.3 million square foot office tower on the southeast corner of the site.
Fort Greene. This town house was originally built as a water tower in the early 1900s. Since then, it has served as a firehouse, a bomb shelter, a production studio, and now two duplex loft apartments. Details include etched glass, skylights, floor-to-ceiling windows, and high ceilings. Show More Summary
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