Earth view from the ISS.
The first TV spot has arrived for Man Of Steel, condensing much of the footage we’ve already seen in the trailer into a handy bite-size package…
1. Because we have the most iconic skyline
2. Because of Manhattan’s grid
3. Because our bars are open until 4am
4. Because the Manhattan cocktail was invented here, and we’d like to see someone try to make it better than we do
5. Because New Yorkers live longer than almost anyone else
6. Because, believe it or not, you can still find a rent-stabilized apartment in NYC
7. Because we invented hip-hop and still do it better than any other city
8. Because our LGBT scene is actually an LGBT scene
9. Because bands blow up after playing here
What is your reason?
50 reasons NYC is the greatest city in the world: http://tmout.us/ipw9s
The full moon rises over the only planet we have ever called home.
That’s no moon!
I’ve been using this photo as my iPhone’s lock screen ever since I had one.
Alphornist Performs On Opera House Sails
A general view of the Opera House sails at sunrise prior to a Sydney Festival photo opportunity at the Sydney Opera House on January 16, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.
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