Globes (No Longer Golden) Win A Movie Function For A New York Landmark

So Lauri Pitkus, a location manager who knows New York intimately, drew up a list of several other possibilities for Mr. Carter.
The result of the Hollywood treatment, for passers-by who remember the old Times building, is a startling mix of fantasy and pinpoint accuracy.
The moment he saw those globes, Mr. Carter said, he knew he had a stand-in structure that possessed the gravitas — and the glow — of the real Times building.
“New Yorkers care so much,” Mr. Carter said.
The Post began publishing the Pentagon’s top-secret history of the Vietnam War only after the Nixon White House successfully halted The New York Times from continuing its exclusive series.

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