16 Instagrams From Pittsburgh's Knit The Bridge Project Install
In conjunction with Fiberart International 2013, Knit the Bridge celebrates the history of Pittsburgh as a city of bridges and steel as well as the region’s thriving, contemporary arts scene. As accessible craft forms, these community-engaged fiberart traditions knit together strong, healthy, creative communities.
Boob Truck Raises Awareness Of Breast Feeding
I'm sorry, what were you saying? I was too busy staring at the giant metal breast with a flashing nipple siren on top of your ice cream truck. A lactation activist (lactivist) by the name of Jill Miller drives this vehicle around Pittsburgh to spread the good word on nursing.
'The Dark Knight Rises' Wedding
When newlyweds Rich and Nicole Walsh emerged from their nuptials in Pittsburgh, they received the greatest gift of all...a Batmobile parked across the street from the church. The filmmakers of The Dark Knight Rises were gracious enough to let the bride and groom get some photos on one of Batman's Tumblers. The sweetly nerdy moment was captured on video. Nothing from the Crate & Barrel registry will ever live up to this.
Batman Vs. Bane
We've already seen Batman busting a gut, and the Desert Storm model of the Batmobile, but here's a whole new slew of photos from the Pittsburgh shoot of "The Dark Knight Rises." Along with Christian Bale and Tom Hardy slugging it out, we can also see our first glimpses of Marion Cottilard as (probably) Talia al Guhl and what appears to be a new Batpod cycle. Also, an adorable photo of some newlyweds who were allowed to get their photo taken with the Tumbler.
Guy Gets Tasered And Beaten While Crowd Chants 'U.S.A.! U.S.A.!'
An unruly fan gets tasered and beaten at a recent Pittsburgh Pirates game as the crowd chants patriotically. Were they rooting for the unruly fan? The stadium security? The aversion of a government shutdown thanks to American statesmanship? Regardless, they probably weren't rooting for the Pirates.
Mike Bloomberg In A Steelers Jersey
After losing a gentleman's wager with Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, thanks to the Jets falling to the Steelers in the AFC Championship game, here's New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg assembling care packages for our troops while wearing a Steelers jersey. The Littlest Billionaire looks positively constipated about boxing Entourage DVDs.