Thursday, December 27, 2007

Thursday's One Cup Of Java Challenge

Thursday's One Cup of Java Challenge: Today marks the 75th anniversary of the opening of a facility, still around today, that at its opening was the largest movie theater in the world with 5,933 seats. The building’s elevator system was so advanced in 1932 that the in the 40s, the Navy copied the design for aircraft carriers. The building has hosted basketball games and boxing matches, college graduations, the Grammys, Tonys, the NFL draft, and later today, a performance by Cirque de Soleil. Your One Cup of Java Challenge question this morning – name this building at 1260 Avenue of the Americas, which still bears partially bears the name of its first tenants.

Answer: Radio City Music Hall


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