A TV series about spies and their families
Set in the early 1980s during the Cold War, The Americans is the story of two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple living in Washington, D.C., with their children. The series was created by Joe Weisberg, a former CIA officer, who was fascinated by stories he had heard from agents who served abroad as spies, while raising their families.
(7 vote(s), average 4.6 out of 5)
Livening up the neighborhood
French street artist Patrick Commecy and his team create huge murals of hyper-realistic facades that bring blank and boring city walls to life.
(11 vote(s), average 4.5 out of 5)
An 18 carat solid gold public toilet
The Guggenheim Museum in New York has replaced one of its standard porcelain unisex toilets with an upscale equivalent ? an 18-carat, solid gold, toilet that's fully functional. It's an artwork by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, titled America. Allow some extra time at the Museum if you want to use it.
(13 vote(s), average 4.8 out of 5)