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Tribute to Steve Jobs on Bond Street

This cleverly done Steve Jobs tribute on Bond Street between Broadway Bowery and Lafayette was brought to our attention.

Watch the video.

Today October 14th was recently designated Steve Jobs Day by Apple fans.

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Recreate the famous Lunch atop a Skyscraper

The famous original photo showed 11 workers in flat caps precariously perched on a steel beam 800ft (240m) above the ground.
But in 2011, these construction engineers in London swapped vests for high-visibility jackets and safety harnesses as they ate out on a 755ft (230m) tall building.


Safety harnesses and high-visibility jackets: Eleven workmen ‘eat out’ as they recreate the famous Lunch atop a Skyscraper photo taken by Charles C Ebbets in 1932


Original: Eleven workmen in New York sit and eat lunch on this beam in 1932. One of the workmen, far right, is holding a bottle of whisky

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Meanwhile, in New York

Shocking pictures show one unidentified Wall Street demonstrator defecating on a NYPD patrol car in downtown Manhatten.

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6 thousand meters can make everything look smaller



Petrobras: Paris, New York, Rio
“6 thousand meters can make everything look smaller. Or a company even bigger.”

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Jay-Z & Supermodels – Empire State of Mind

An ode to New York City starring: Selita Ebanks, Karlie Kloss, Constance Jablonski, Jourdan Dunn, Daphne Groeneveld, Edita Vilkeviciute, Hailey Clauson, Josephine Skriver, Zuzanna Bijoch, Shu Pei, Kristina Salinovic, Martha Streck, Toni Garrn, R’el Dade, Andi Muise, Ataui Deng, Chantal Stafford-Abbot, Kelsey Rogers, Ashton Phillips, Fabiana Mayer, Sabrina Nait, Sydney Edmonds, Claire Collins, Brenda Mutoni, Naoumie Ekiko, Sonia Niekrasz, Paris, Kaitlin, Lina, & Tian

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9/11 Memorial Day

In the dark early morning hours, New York City was illuminated with the tower of One World Trade Center rising up, illuminated in red, white and blue to the left, the Statue of Liberty in the center and the Tribute in Light on the right, where the Twin Towers once stood.

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The final plan for the World Trade Center

Silverstein Properties is trying to spin the slow-ass construction process at the WTC site with this video of what the site will look like once completed. Great.

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Official 9/11 rememberance flag

NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the World Trade Center site and the State Capitol will fly this flag above during the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

The flag, pictured above, features the silhouetted World Trade Center towers inside of the Pentagon, with the words “We Remember” underneath and surrounded by 40 gold stars, representing those who were killed on United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

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Irene NYC

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Sliding on Times Square during Hurricane Irene

I love how people can have fun with anything… :-)

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