Good and balanced BBC piece on the whole on us: Pittsburgh steeled to be host city.
WSJ: Signs of G-20 Are Visible in Unlikely Parts of Pittsburgh
another diasporan in journalism: Pittsburgh, City of Renewal, in the Atlantic.
Reuters has: Five Facts About Pittsburgh. But one of them seems to be a reference to the "Hell with the lid off" quote. I need to compile all the recent references (and misuse) of that quote.
and the Chinese Daily News says: Pittsburgh Pulls Up Socks
CBS video on Pittsburgh highlighting KDKA's Marty Griffith:
Extended Bloomberg TV interview with LR. I'd say this is the type of earned media politicians would die for and is a reminder there is this election going to be held in just over a month... though I suspect that most of the people who actually watch Bloomberg television in the city are not likely to be voting for a Democratic mayor no matter. But fyi: