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Knitters cover Pittsburgh’s Warhol Bridge in yarn

A riverboat passes under the Andy Warhol bridge on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 in downtown Pittsburgh after more than 1,800 knitters covered the bridge in 3,000 feet of colorful yarn. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) by Kevin BegosAssociated Press Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) — More than 1,800 knitters have covered Pittsburgh’s Andy Warhol Bridge in 3,000 feet of colorful yarn. Volunteers worked all weekend to attach 580 blanket-size, hand-knitted panels to the pedestrian walkways on the downtown bridge, and riggers attached larger panels to the towers.