Archive for October 11th, 2017

October 11th, 2017 - 12:38 pm § in Politics

A picture worth 100,000 words

From England comes this iconic photo of a Muslim woman standing up to white nationalists causing trouble at Birmingham’s Central Mosque. No words necessary; the picture says it all.  (EDL stands for “English Defense League,” a far-right group.)[...]

October 11th, 2017 - 12:27 pm § in Misc.

Photography: Chocolate

Denise Acabo in her chocolate shop in the Moulin Rouge area of Paris Photography: Vladimir Antaki/Barcroft Media.   See more of the remarkable work of Vladimir Antaki.[...]

October 11th, 2017 - 11:10 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

How to kill a restaurant business in one easy step

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October 11th, 2017 - 8:43 am § in Misc.

Animal Rights

“Two German soldiers (and a mule) wearing gas masks in WWI, 1916. Early gas masks were crude, as nobody thought or expected that poisonous gases or fumes would ever be a weapon. Now, poison gas is only one of the invisible threats that soldiers face.”[...]

October 11th, 2017 - 6:50 am § in Misc.



October 11th, 2017 - 1:35 am § in Misc.

Einstein Makes His Biggest Mistake

This Day in History 1939: Jarred by a student’s discovery of nuclear chain reactions, Albert Einstein wrote to FDR, urging America to develop nukes before Germany would, a letter he would regret. read more:[...]