Tuesday, April 17, 2012
It still is worth noting the economic dualities of the story today: Downtown Catching Eyes of Energy Firms. I guess the boycott is off? Somehow I missed the follow up press release saying shale-related investment within the city limits was ok again. Then of course channeling my inner James Burke is this:
A bit gratuitous, but watching the news of the final 'flight' of the space shuttle Discovery I wonder why no mention even in passing of the space shuttle's Pittsburgh-connected origins. I still can't find any online image of the space shuttle mock-up that was in the steel building's lobby for many years. It's like Pittsburgh has been expunged from the whole Rockwell history .. and vice versa for that matter.