The OXO* Foundation - Ongoing
is a word or phrase that is spelled the same backwards and forwards.
A famous example is Able was I ere I saw Elba or A man, A plan,
A canal, Panama. For more examples, click here.
0X0 is the shortest palindrome in the English language that is also bilaterally symmetrical: its graphic appearance and spelling stay the same whether it is upside down, vertical, or horizontal, (or even in a mirror). Fascination with bilaterally symmetrical palindromes is thought by some to be an indication of eccentricity; I simply like the graphic possibilities that flow from the symmetry.
work in progress in Butte, Montana involves the adaptive reuse
of the remains of the 50-foot tall, 1,000-ton concrete Crude
Ore Bin of the historic Timber Butte Mining & Milling Company
property originally built by "Copper King" and U.S.
Senator William Andrews Cark. For a little history about the
original structure, visit the Timber
Butte Mining & Milling Company.