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Photographer plans to reprint photos of Twin Towers that hung in Windows On The World and were lost on 9/11

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

Charles Moretz plans to reprint the photos that were on permanent display in the Windows On The World restaurant. His six photographic murals were among the artwork lost at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Titled Point Of...Show More Summary

Divided America: Diverse millennials are no voting monolith

The oldest millennials — nearing 20 when airplanes slammed into New York City's Twin Towers — are old enough to remember the relative economic prosperity of the 1990s, and when a different Clinton was running for president. Yet withShow More Summary

Seinfeld – “The Twin Towers” Spec Script

The post Seinfeld – “The Twin Towers” Spec Script appeared first on The Big Picture.

Two Photos Taken 15 Years Apart Show Manhattan From The Empire State Building

The Lower Manhattan skyline has gone through some large-scale change in the past 15 years. The Twin Towers are gone, 1WTC is here, and there are plenty of new mega-condos like 8 Spruce Street and 35XV. A detailed glimpse of the skyline and its changes can be seen in these two images shot by photographer Peter Walker. [ more › ]

If Seinfeld Had a 9/11 Episode, It Would Read Like This

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Image via Steve Harris [Flickr] Seinfeld is easily one of the most famous shows in history and amost certainly the most famous one set in New York. So if the show was still on the air when the Twin Towers fell, they'd kind of have to write a 9/11 episode or at least referrence the terrible tragedy. Show More Summary

Uncertain future for landmark Istanbul military school

3 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

With its twin pointed towers and brilliant white facade stretching along the Bosphorus, the Kuleli Military High School is one of the most striking late Ottoman sights in Istanbul, a symbol of power and continuity. Yet after over one...Show More Summary

The Trump Files: Donald Thinks Asbestos Would Have Saved the Twin Towers

Until the election, we're bringing you "The Trump Files," a daily dose of telling episodes, strange-but-true stories, or curious scenes from the life of GOP nominee Donald Trump. The Donald is a big admirer of asbestos, the notorious...Show More Summary

Book Review: Franz Nicolay’s Humorless Ladies is a travelogue that needs more character

I became a professional traveler. It said “musician” on my tax returns, but if you drew a bar graph illustrating how I spent my years, “music” would be a matchbox, and “travel” and “waiting” twin towers. My old friends still saw one another, met for drinks, fell in and out of love—they just did it without me. Show More Summary

Picasso Tower Madrid

Picasso Tower Madrid Was designed by Minoru Yamasaki who also designed the NYC Twin Towers. There are certainly similarities. The post Picasso Tower Madrid appeared first on Happy Hotelier.

World Trade Center's centerpiece sculpture to return

last monthArts : Artdaily

The sculpture "The Sphere Plaza Fountain," which stood in front of New York's World Trade Center before the September 11, 2001 attacks, is set to return to the site. Unveiled in 1971, even before the completion of the Twin Towers two...Show More Summary

“A Noun, A Verb and 9/11?

Any New Yorker over twenty-five at the time of the the destruction of the Twin Towers should instantly know the target and the author of the title quip. Some may forget that Joe Biden coined the phrase. Everyone should recognize that it’s about Rudy Giuliani, who adopted the title of “America’s First Mayor” in the [...]Show More Summary

Last three artifacts from 9/11 WTC attack removed from JFK Hanger

last monthNews : NY Daily News

For many 9/11 survivors, three massive chunks of the topped Twin Towers endure as repositories for remains of the still-missing victims.

A Propagator of Race Hatred and Violence

This isn't getting a lot of attention. But it should. Everybody took note when Donald Trump repeatedly claimed that American Muslims across the river in New Jersey celebrated and cheered as the Twin Towers fell on 9/11 - an entirely fabricated claim. Show More Summary

Garth Brooks Aces His First New York Show in 19 Years

The last time Garth Brooks played New York City, the Twin Towers still stood, and Williamsburg was a pale shadow of the luxury high-rise armada it is today. The year was 1997, and a free Manhattan concert stop as part of a three-year world tour drew hundreds of thousands to ... More »

4 Reasons the Twin Towers Could NOT Have Been Brought Down With Explosives On 9/11

Preface: We've previously shown that 9/11 couldn't have been an inside job, because: 9/11 was thoroughly and exhaustively investigated by the 9/11 Commission, Congress and U.S. scientific agencies No one could have foreseen 9/11 Government...Show More Summary

Twin sustainable skyscrapers under construction in China

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Initial construction work is underway on a pair of sustainable mixed-use towers in Hangzhou, China. Rising to a height of 280 m (980 ft), the design of the Zhejiang Gate Towers project reflects Chinese characters, and the towers' facades...Show More Summary

Shimmering fin-like twin towers to rise as beacons of sustainability in Hangzhou

Inspired by the Chinese character for ‘gate,’ the Zhejiang Gate Towers will stand 280 meters in height with a total area of 370,000 square meters. “The high-rise towers are an interpretation of the Chinese characters meaning ‘gate’ or entrance to a city,” said Tobias Wallisser, director of LAVA. Show More Summary

What 'Papa Don't Preach' Has to Say About Parenting, Love, Trust

The video for Madonna’s “Papa Don’t Preach,” the 1986 song that turns 30 today, opens with a shot of Manhattan receding, haze wafting over the Twin Towers. The point of view is of a passenger on the Staten Island Ferry: the Statue of...Show More Summary

At 52, the World’s Fair panorama of New York is still amazing

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

From the right spot in Queens, you can still see the Twin Towers.

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