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nbcnightlynews:

Close call: Axe falls off the back of a landscaping truck and crashes through the windshield of the car behind it. The passenger in the vehicle was shaken up but not injured.
Photo: Massachusetts State Police

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nbcnightlynews:

Close call: Axe falls off the back of a landscaping truck and crashes through the windshield of the car behind it. The passenger in the vehicle was shaken up but not injured.

Photo: Massachusetts State Police

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pbsthisdayinhistory:

July 29, 1953: Happy Birthday Ken Burns!
PBS documentary film director and producer Ken Burns turns 61 today! His acclaimed documentaries showcase archival footage and photographs, and offer an unflinching perspective on the most important moments in American history. Ken’s films have earned twelve Emmy Awards and two Oscar nominations, and in 2008, at the News & Documentary Emmy Awards, Ken was honored by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Ken Burns occupies the uncanny valley between Muppet and human.

pbsthisdayinhistory:

July 29, 1953: Happy Birthday Ken Burns!

PBS documentary film director and producer Ken Burns turns 61 today! His acclaimed documentaries showcase archival footage and photographs, and offer an unflinching perspective on the most important moments in American history. Ken’s films have earned twelve Emmy Awards and two Oscar nominations, and in 2008, at the News & Documentary Emmy Awards, Ken was honored by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Create personalized Roosevelts email postcards to remind your friends and family!

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Ken Burns occupies the uncanny valley between Muppet and human.

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thegetty:

On this day in history, a British colonial magistrate in India began using fingerprints as identifiers. It is considered the first official use of nature’s signature.
Can you find the painter’s accidental fingerprint on this Classical Athenian mug fragment? Click through for a close up!

Are you kidding me, Getty? This post is about the fingerprint on this mug? How about WHAT THE FUCK IS THIS GUY DOING?

thegetty:

On this day in history, a British colonial magistrate in India began using fingerprints as identifiers. It is considered the first official use of nature’s signature.

Can you find the painter’s accidental fingerprint on this Classical Athenian mug fragment? Click through for a close up!

Are you kidding me, Getty? This post is about the fingerprint on this mug? How about WHAT THE FUCK IS THIS GUY DOING?

Filed under getty ancient greece freaky shit

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A rare Rossini, spotted in the wilds of Rosslyn. (at PIOLA Restaurant (Arlington, VA))

A rare Rossini, spotted in the wilds of Rosslyn. (at PIOLA Restaurant (Arlington, VA))