"Moral jihadists" on the Supreme Court have "blown up the Twin Towers of truth and righteousness"
Made of concrete and featuring tiny, slit-shaped windows, the design of the original Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan reflected architect Minoru Yamasaki's penchant for gothic design and his fear of heights. But...Show More Summary
If it was up to architect Bjarke Ingels, the entire site of the Sept. 11 attacks would have been redeveloped quite differently.
Mariah Carey is the lady in red while stepping out of her hotel on Monday (June 8) in Paris, France. Later in the day, the Grammy-winning singer changed into a camouflage top while enjoying a sight-seeing trip to the Eiffel Tower. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Mariah Carey On the same day, Mariah [...]
The Danish starchitect is replacing Norman Foster as the designer of the long-stalled tower. Will his design actually get built? After the twin towers toppled on September 11, 2001, it seemed inevitable that two new towers would take their place—a defiant symbol of American resilience. Show More Summary
Videographer Eddie Codel (previously) used hiz DJI Phantom 3 quadcopter to capture gorgeous footage of the San Francisco fog (whose name is Karl) as it rolled over Twin Peaks, past Sutro Tower, and gently enveloped the surrounding neighborhood. via Eddie Codel
A new official trailer has been unveiled for The Walk. The story focuses on Philippe Petit’s famous high-wire crossing between the the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center as told in Petit’s 2002 book, To Reach the Clouds. To learnShow More Summary
The IMAX 3D retelling of high wire aerialist Philippe Petit's incredible 1974 walk between the Twin Towers is getting a splashy premiere: The Walk, directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Petit, will be the Opening Night Film at the 53rd New York Film Festival. [ more › ]
If you're afraid of heights, you should probably not see The Walk, Robert Zemeckis's upcoming re-creation of Philippe Petit's 1974 walk between the twin towers of the World Trade Center. (Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays Petit.) Or maybe you should go see it — what's better than working out your anxieties in... More »
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt will play Philippe Petit in the 3-D movie, directed by Robert Zemeckis.
A week after the 9/11 terrorists attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers in New York, letters laced with anthrax began to pop up across the US. By the end of November, 2001, 17 people had been hospitalized for anthrax exposure and five people were dead from inhalation. Show More Summary
“The terror of death has guided the development of art, religion, language, economics, and science. It raised the pyramids in Egypt and razed the Twin Towers in Manhattan. It contributes to conflicts around the globe. At a more personal level, recognition of our mortality leads us to love fancy cars, tan ourselves to an unhealthy […]
Sightseers were evacuated from New York City’s 9/11 Memorial Sunday afternoon amid reports of too much chlorine in the two large pools built on the spot where the World Trade Center’s twin towers once stood. Hazmat teams responded to reports one of the fountains was emitting a “foul odor” likely...
Does anyone remember what happened on September 11, 2001? Or is it just “ancient history” at this point? Some three thousand totally innocent Americans were murdered by a sneak attack on the Twin Towers in New York and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. Who did it? The same murderous Islamists who attacked an event in […]
The new observatory at 1 World Trade Center allows visitors to see the emergence and building of lower Manhattan—including a sadly fleeting Twin Towers—during the elevator ride up to the 100th-102nd floor space. Now, when they exit, visitors will virtually fly over the southern tip of Manhattan. [ more › ]
When someone on Twitter referred to Panthers receivers Kelvin Benjamin and Devin Funchess as the Twin Towers, Cowboys defensive end and former Panther Greg Hardy angered some people when he responded by saying “didn’t the twin towers get blown up lol.” Hardy apologized the next day for mentioning “an event where no reference 2humor is…
It's been 14 years since the terrorist attacks of 9/11, and according to an Austrian baker, it's now appropriate to turn the iconic Twin Towers into a cake,
In the annals of half-baked 9/11-related tributes, you've got your questionable coverage, your bad brand tweets, and of course, your Halloween costumes depicting the burning Twin Towers. Now one daring Austrian baker thought he could really up the ante by constructing a cake depicting the attacks...as a protest against his own government. [ more › ]
The sugar-laden sculpture baked by Thomas Kienbauer at his Alexander Café-Konditorei patisserie in Vienna shows two planes crashing into the sides of the Twin Towers.