1. When photographer Yousef Karsh took a photo of Winston Churchill, Yousef took the cigar straight from Churchill's mouth and took the photo. This was the grumpy result. 2. The Blue Marble is the only whole-earth photo taken by human hands. No one has since been far enough from earth to take a similar picture.
1. President Ulysses S. Grant gargled red wine laced with cocaine to relieve pain from throat cancer. 2. The largest pyramid north of Mesoamerica (Monks Mound) is located in Illinois. Covering 13 acres, its footprint is comparable in size to that of the Great Pyramid of Giza.
1. In 1979, a woman named Elvita Adams jumped from the 86th floor of the Empire State building, only to be blown back onto a ledge on the 85th floor by a gust of wind. 2. First published in 1993, "On the Internet, nobody knows you're a dog" is the most reproduced cartoon from The New Yorker magazine, and its title a phrase still used around the world.
beejohnlocked: “ addignisherlock: “ watsonsdick: “ (ღ˘⌣˘ღ) [x -x] ” FFFFF— this is exactly how they’d be if they were together or if they shared a kiss scene! Ben would be all cute and cuddly and adoring Martin and Martin will keep a straight face.