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    Cities with the Best Architecture

    You don’t have to be an architect or a history buff to appreciate the beauty of America’s cities. You just have to be capable of looking up and admiring the beauty. Most places have a certain look that makes them distinctive, maybe it arises from practicality or perhaps it’s simply a reflection of style. So if you’re looking for some design inspiration, below are 5 of our favorite destinations to take in jaw-dropping architecture. Philadelphia There are precious few cities in this country where one can walk an entire day enjoying block after block of architecturally relevant buildings — be it of historic or design relevance. Architecture in Philadelphia is…

  • Rolling Stones in 2006. Photo by Severino. License: CC BY 2.0.
    Music

    Stones Coming To Pittsburgh Thanks To “Hometown Help”

    The 15-city Rolling Stones “Zip Code” tour will be taking them through Pittsburgh — and the demand for tickets is already at frenzied levels. Yet the last time the Stones went on tour (the 50 And Counting Tour) they skipped Pittsburgh — it’s been almost 10 years since they came through. Why now? Turns out, Pittsburgh had a little “hometown help.” Rolling Stones in 2006. Photo by Severino. License: CC BY 2.0. According to Steelers president Art Rooney II, one of the team members at Stones promoter AEG hails from Greensburg, and the man (Paul Gongaware) “had a little influence over the process.” In other words, according to Rooney, “we…