01. In Progress: The Shard / Renzo Piano

“Renzo Piano’s Shard is quickly climbing up London’s skyline.  The 1,016 ft high skyscraper will provide the mixed use density the city needs, as it incorporates apartments, office space, a spa, hotel and restaurants within its sleek pyramidal form.  Inspired by perhaps a ship’s mast from the Pool of London, or a modern take on the church spire, the Shard will become a prominent fixture in the skyline as it nears it completion.” (ArchDaily).

02. Boxing board wants talks with Hatton over drugs claim

“Former world champion Ricky Hatton will be asked to meet with the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBC) after newspaper allegations of cocaine use.” (BBC).

03. Fall Basics: The Hood

“It’s been a grey and rainy afternoon in New York and with Labor Day having come and gone, it’s generally around this time that I start wrapping my head around Fall’s impending arrival en force.” (Secret Forts).

04. Wenger – We’ll continue to score with style

“Arsène Wenger has vowed to continue sending out his side with twin aims – scoring goals AND playing the most stylish football in the Premier League.” (Arsenal).

05. Video | R. Kelly “When a Woman Loves” (Above).

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