Tthe Trylon and Perisphere, center point of the 1939 New York World’s Fair.
via twostriptechnicolor (his gif)
Photograph: Colin Campbell for the Guardian
Hamlet needle felted hamster from my Hamming it Up range
HAPPY WORLD HAMSTER DAY!!!! From Hamlet
12th April is World Hamster Day! This is because on 12th April 1930 a zoologist named Israel Aharoni went collecting hamsters from a cornfield for his studies, and this is considered to be the first step in the domestication of hamsters
March 31 is Cesar Chavez’s birthday, and three states, including California, officially recognize Cesar Chavez Day as a holiday. Here’s a photographic look at the life and work of the late activist, whose campaign to organize farm workers still inspires.Top photo: Chavez speaks to members of the United Farm Workers during a rally in the Imperial Valley on Feb. 2, 1979. Credit: Steve Fontanini / Los Angeles Times. Bottom photo: Chavez speaks at the United Farm Workers political endorsement conference in Los Angeles on Sept. 7, 1980. The conference endorsed Jimmy Carter. Credit: Los Angeles Times.
This is the perfect Easter recipe, partly because it can be prepared ahead of time.
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A profile of a previously unknown rookie pitcher for the Mets who dropped out of Harvard, made a spiritual quest to Tibet, and somewhere along the line figured out how to throw a baseball much, much faster than anyone else on Earth.Sports Illustrated | Apr 1985|