As lawsuits for Sumner Redstone’s $40 billion media empire continue, the judge questions both sides on Redstone’s mental state and communication skills.
Thomas Yang, an artist and creative director in Singapore, has a real gift for conveying ideas in new ways. He makes many posters that promote bike-riding, such as one in which he printed the Empire State Building with bike tires. One...Show More Summary
It's been a long wait for the sequel. Back in 1996, Independence Day got us all worked up about alien attacks and the destruction of famous monuments. White House — boom! Empire State Building — boom! boom! In the two decades since, 9/11 happened and Hollywood hit the pause button...
WASHINGTON -- The United Kingdom and the United States are not one country, nor do they beat with one political heart. But the two empires -- one faded, the other holding on -- share a centuries-long history and a common imperial culture...Show More Summary
Oh, it’s bad. Hauntingly bad. So ghastly is Fall Out Boy’s new theme to “Ghostbusters” that if, after first listen, you vaporized it, pumped it into a tank, locked it in a safe and buried it under the Empire State Building, “Ghostbusters (I’m Not Afraid)” would still flatulently seep to the surface to...
A new Downtown Brooklyn luxury high-rise at 388 Bridge St. has hit sales encompassing 90 percent of its 144 condominiums, highlighted by the property's penthouse collection -- 40 luxury residences with views of the Empire State Building and Statue of Liberty...
By Emily Reid, Director of Education at Girls Who Code. The first time I visited New York City, I didn't see the Empire State building or the Statue of Liberty. On my first visit to Manhattan I went to the Ancient Egypt Exhibit in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Show More Summary
The Empire State Music Production Tax Credit bill passed int the Assembly and the Senate, and will become law if signed by Gov. Cuomo. Continue reading…
The staff of the iconic building gives an annual tribute to another famed U.S. structure.
Cities across the world honored the victims of Sunday’s tragic mass shooting in Orlando in different ways: Paris lit up the Eiffel tower in rainbow colors. The Empire State Building went dark on Sunday night in New York City. People in Hong Kon… Read The post West Hollywood Artist Creates Roof Installation Depicting Horror in Orlando: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
In a bit of good news for New York artists looking to save money, it seems the Empire State will soon be joining numerous others by offering companies which create music projects a sizable tax credit. __________________________ Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski on Music 3.0 Everybody likes to save money...
Empire State Manufacturing Survey indicates that business activity expanded modestly for New York manufacturers. Firms were more optimistic about the six-month outlook this month, and capital spending plans picked up.READ MORE www.metrointel.com
The Empire State Manufacturing Survey expanded again in June, rebounding from softness in May. The composite index of general business conditions improved from -9.0 in May to 6.0 in June,...
Manufacturing activity in New York unexpectedly surged. The general business conditions index for June came in at 6.01 in June. Economists were expecting the index to come in at -4.90. The new orders index and the shipments index rose from negative values to 10.9 and 9.3, respectively. Show More Summary
From Tim Duy at Bloomberg: Not June, Not Likely July, More Likely SeptemberThe best-laid plans can come undone by the tiniest of things.In this case a slip in the data—a low print on nonfarm payrolls that may prove no more than a statistical bump—put a June interest rate hike out of reach for the Federal Reserve and probably a July one as well. Show More Summary
June 8th was World Oceans Day. It was celebrated with a reception at U.N. Headquarters in New York City. The Empire State Building was lit in white, blue and purple representing different layers of the ocean. The day started in New York's...Show More Summary
Like all great Empires, the United States measures the success of its civilization not on the amount of transcendent art produced, or the happiness of its citizens, but rather on the ability of jacked-up amateur athletes to run some sort of obstacle course and then bump chests, or maybe pat each other’s butts. Show More Summary
There's no reason to be mean to ants just for the sake of curiousity, but from a purely theoretical perspective, it's easy to be fascinated with the concept of whether or not an ant could survive a fall from a building as tall as the Empire State Building. Show More Summary
Categories: Quickies Carrie Fisher: tell me your story, I’ll tell you mine – Carrie Fisher has a new advice column for The Guardian and it’s delightful. From Pteryxx H. If you drop an ant... (Read more...)
Remember that final scene in Sleepless in Seattle when Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan meet at the top of the Empire State Building? They share an epic moment that can only be described as one of the dreamiest meetings ever, and this Rock Center engagement session? Well, it’s managed to capture that movie-worthy romance to a T. Oliver Fly Photography, job […]