Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Twenty-seven fascinating images

Stephen King standing at the gate of his house in Bangor, Maine
1Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating

Top 5 highest-earning dead musicians
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Hamar woman in her wedding dress 
The Hamars are a people of East Africa living in southwestern Ethiopia in a fertile area of the Omo Valley. The gracious Hamar women, freeing pride and dignity even in the midst of the bustling weekly market, are easily spotted with their characteristic outfits. They take pride in their dress and accessories and win the prize as the most decorated of the Omo people. The traditional dress code for unmarried Hamar girls includes elegant cowrie-shell collars, seeded or glass-beaded necklaces, and decorated goatskin clothing.
3Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating

Al Capone’s cell in the Philadelphia prison
4Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating

Fishing village in Norway
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Apollo 10 had a little known incident in flight as evidenced by this transcript
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Mike Tyson’s abandoned house
7Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating
8Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating
9Pics That Are So Poignant and Fascinating

Actual Russian Congressman (Member of Russian State Duma) Nikolai Valuev
He is also a former heavy weight boxing champion. In 2008, at age 46, Evander Holyfield traveled to Europe to fight this guy for the title. Their size difference was huge but Evander put forth a heroic effort and really did enough to win a decision but was robbed by the European judges. Holyfield retired without accomplishing his dream of winning a heavyweight title in his 40s.

Las Vegas Suburb

Don’t go overboard with plastic surgery people. Mary Kate vs Ashely Olson

Pulpit Rock in Norway

Superhighway proposed by Russia would make it possible for drivers to go from London to New York

Surfing in Java, Indonesia

Skull of a 14 year-old girl believed to be a victim of cannibalism at the Jamestown colony in the winter of 1609. Butchery marks can be seen on forehead

Full Irish Breakfast

Estonian soldiers checking out an American M1A2 Abrams MBT

A nice post-WrestleMania photo

Google Fiber stripped all the way down

Anthony McDonald’s incredible set design for “un ballo in maschera”

The daughter of WWE wrestler Mick Foley

This is the first lli pika seen in 20 years, it was spotted in China’s Tianshan Mountains last summer

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