Tag: open

I’ve never been to Japan before, but of all of the things to be excited about, how come nobody has ever mentioned to me that the taxi doors in Tokyo open and close by themselves?!

This is so weird to me. At first I was afraid that these guys would slice their fingers open by pushing on the can like that after they rub it on some concrete. But it turns out that the sharp lids that I know of are only sharp because I’m used to opening cans with […]

4 WTC is my favorite building in the entire new WTC site. The fact that it “disappears” into the skyline is so much cooler visually than the Freedom Tower. So many hidden little architectural features in this building.

Truly fascinating. I’ve always wondered what all those symbols, signs, and numbers mean on those giant cheese rolls. Here’s Carlo Guffanti breaking one open and explaining how it’s done.