Mike Phillips, one of the "Twin Towers" on Kentucky's 1978 national title team reportedly passed away Saturday.
One of Kentucky's 1978 'Twin Towers,' Mike Phillips, dies at 59
Phillips, half of UK 'Twin Towers,' dies at 59
When the observatory opens atop the One World Trade Center on May 29, visitors will be able to take an elevator ride that shows them an animated timelapse of New York City's construction — and it even offers a brief glimpse at the original Twin Towers. Show More Summary
Last year, San Francisco allowed controversial signs to be displayed that were clearly anti-Muslim. The Inquisitr reported on the signs – showcasing Osama Bin Laden along with the Twin Towers burning in the background – and associating said images with Islam. Show More Summary
At One World Observatory, which will open to the public atop 1 World Trade Center this May, even the elevator ride gives you a history lesson. During the ride, a video shows a time lapse of the New York City skyline starting in the 1500s and rapidly moving to the present. [ Related: CNN Producers Arrested For [...]
The 47 second ride to the top of New York’s One World Trade Center will be augmented by video walls, which display the evolution of the Big Apple as you rise to the 102nd floor – including a glimpse at one of the lost Twin Towers.
Dropping into cinemas this year. (Okay, that was bad.) Read the full article on AICN Nordling here. I really love MAN ON WIRE, the documentary about the famous walk between the Twin Towers by Phillippe Petit - so much so that a fictional retelling seemed to me unnecessary. Show More Summary
The twin towers, Madrid, July 7, Charlie Hebdo… the list of terrorist political acts and their victims feels endless. When people are killed and lives threatened for political motivations, demands for immediate reprisals and military...Show More Summary
Following Hillary Clinton's announcement that she's running for president, Twitter exploded with comments about her red and blue logo. From the silly (was it made in MS Paint?) to the serious (does it look like the twin towers?), everyone had their own take on it. Show More Summary
With yet another controversial police shooting of an unarmed African American man -- this time in South Carolina – making headlines, there’s another sobering statistic making the rounds.
Logan Square developers of the proposed "twin transit towers" face more pushback as concerned residents air their grievances at the latest public meeting. [ more › ]
I had a wonderful talk with the composer Tansy Davies, whose first opera Between Worlds brings a profound take on the Twin Towers attack to the stage of the Barbican, in a co-commission between this centre and ENO. Its world premiere is on 11 April. My piece is in the Independent, here.
The international trailer to The 33, Patricia Riggen’s film about the 2010 Chilean miner drama, has been released and there’s some haunting images here. Similar to how Oliver Stone brought us inside the Twin Towers during 9/11 in World...Show More Summary
What started for the owners as little more than an investment property—a house in the Malaysian capital, situated on a parcel overlooking the city’s prominent Petronas Twin Towers—now serves as their personal sanctuary, an all-new private...Show More Summary
The mister doesn’t like those metal, conical tomato plant support thingies; they aren’t tall enough to support his plants, he says. So he built the Tomato Twin Towers: It might work out. What are y’all up to this evening?
Fable Bedworks has created the Deepspace Defender, an out of this world spaceship-themed pull-down bed for children. The twin bed can be raised and lowered with a simple flip of the control switch, each tower “engine pod” comes with 5 built-in shelves and “light panels, operated by an electronic membrane keypad.” It is available to […]
“The new design involves twin towers curved and angled to minimise any shadow. Using an algorithm, the architects took into account the angles at which the sun shines each day over a year, and translated the information into the buildings’ design.”
Matching trees were planted in honor of the late Brown twins, sober clubbing gains momentum, and a pretty, er, striking BART police tower. [ more › ]
The most expensive one-bedroom on the market right now is at the Comstock in Nob Hill. With floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over Twin Peaks, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Coit Tower, it feels more like a live-in observation deck....