A New Perspective of the Day: View of Manhattan From Its New Tallest Building
Workers at the construction site of the World Trade Center complex used a GoPro camera to film the historic placement of One World Trade Center’s spire last Friday, resulting in a beautiful bird’s eye-view of the Manhattan skyline from the new tallest building in the Western Hemisphere (1,776 ft).
Meanwhile in the Gaza Strip: A Delivery Company Smuggles KFC from Egypt via Underground Tunnels
A courier business based in Gaza is apparently offering an ambitious service to deliver smuggled orders of Kentucky Friend Chicken from Egypt via underground tunnels. According to the company’s ads on Facebook, Gazans can get a taste of the “finger-lickin good” stuff for 100 shekels ($30 USD, triple the usual price) within 3 hours of placing the order. Fried chicken is only the latest addition to a long list of supplies and products that are being transported through the network of tunnels, which serves as a vital lifeline between Egypt and the Hamas-controlled region that is currently under an Israeli blockade.