The observation platform, located in the crown of the Statue of Liberty was closed to visitors since September 11, 2001. This platform will be reopened for visitors on Fourth of July this year. In the meantime, a small group of journalists was allowed to go and have a little peek. A photo report is after the jump.
Look at these logos. Don’t they look almost the same to you? I think the more time passes the more difficult it becomes to come up with some original design that would be unique and wouldn’t resemble to any other. The examples inside the post are a good way to see it.
Many men are convinced that they are much more intelligent than women. I wouldn’t be so sure at their place. Even among men, there are those who don’t think of their lives or simply are not being careful. And it happens because they do not think with their head. Here are some vivid examples.
While being in full flight, the goose had to return to 180 degrees, a manoeuvre called 'whiffle' destined to slow down in the buffeting winds which is also a great method for quick braking. It allows geese quickly reduce the height and reduce speed.
The presentation of the cruise line Mein Schiff took place in Hamburg. Mein Schiff is the result of the restoration and reconstruction of the Century class cruise ship Celebrity Galaxy. The first cruise is scheduled on May 23, 2009. Chic and luxury await those who choose to go on cruise on this liner.
Jan Vormann started an unusual project in Berlin, he began to dispatch the holes left after the World War II with plastic construction pieces. Then began the most interesting, a lot of elderly people and children joined him and began to do the same. Very touching, well done!
Each year, the 9th May is celebrated in Russia and other Eastern European countries, which marks the end of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 and the capitulation of Nazi Germany in front of the Soviet Union. The war that was over 64 years ago took the lives of nearly 27 million Soviets. Inside the post, you will see photos of the Parade of Victory Day in Moscow and some photos from the other countries of Eastern Europe that day.
The day before yesterday, near the downtown in Moscow, a Ferrari that had just been purchased ignited. Its new owner had time to get out of the car and call firefighters. She said she bought the car in a car shop and could only run for 5 km before the fire started. It is in the engine section that the fire started. For now, the reasons are not clear. The car cost 650 000 euros.
Fiction blockbuster "Terminator" has a lot of fans from all over the world. To tell the truth, I love watching Terminator and watched all 3 movies But the interesting fact is that "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines" have very similar storyline and are much the same. Look after the jump.
Here’s where taxes of Russians go to. This limo bus is designed to be comfortable for long journeys for local authorities. For now they have not even paid half of the bus $254 thousand. Buses like that cost about $793 thousand.
Either they had little money, or they lacked imagination. These are the world funniest “anime” costumes ever. Of course, if we can call it – anime. There are some costumes just nice, but it is not about them. Look )
Villagers from Chishui, near Zuiyi city organize quite unusual aquatic competitions. Instead of boats, they sit down or stand on a bamboo cane and hold races on the Pinzhou River. Looks like a perfect balance to me, I couldn’t probably stand more than a second
The driver of this Ford Focus thought that there was some place for him to park between these two cars. Then he pushed hard the gas pedal and here’s the result. The driver and the passenger couldn’t get out of the car and he didn’t want to try to drive out.