July262014
“I believe a strong woman may be stronger than a man, particularly if she happens to have love in her heart. I guess a loving woman is indestructible.” John Steinbeck, East of Eden (via wordsnquotes)

(via wordsnquotes)

7PM
onceuponatown:

New York. Columbus Circle at night, circa 1915.

onceuponatown:

New York. Columbus Circle at night, circa 1915.

nyc 

5PM
I bought these at the #farmersmarket because they didn’t have the grape tomatoes I eat like candy.

I bought these at the #farmersmarket because they didn’t have the grape tomatoes I eat like candy.

11AM
strandbooks:

Found in a book: a letter from Random House staff member, 1972.
Frankly, it is just not my “thing.”

strandbooks:

Found in a book: a letter from Random House staff member, 1972.

Frankly, it is just not my “thing.”

9AM
These watermelons are gigantic. #farmersmarket (at Montclair Farmers’ Market)

These watermelons are gigantic. #farmersmarket (at Montclair Farmers’ Market)

July232014
mentalflossr:

Remember prom? Nikki Simmons probably won’t forget hers, even though the guy she asked had to politely decline. Seems he’d just gotten married and, honestly, he was probably busy.
11 Amazing Thank You Notes From Famous People

mentalflossr:

Remember prom? Nikki Simmons probably won’t forget hers, even though the guy she asked had to politely decline. Seems he’d just gotten married and, honestly, he was probably busy.

11 Amazing Thank You Notes From Famous People

7PM
nprfreshair:

"All I want is education, and I am afraid of no one."
Malala Yousafzai as Rosie the Riveter. 

nprfreshair:

"All I want is education, and I am afraid of no one."

Malala Yousafzai as Rosie the Riveter. 

July222014
nbcnews:

George Harrison memorial tree overrun and killed by… beetles
(Photo: NBC News)
If only the beetles had let it be…
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nbcnews:

George Harrison memorial tree overrun and killed by… beetles

(Photo: NBC News)

If only the beetles had let it be…

Continue reading

(Source: NBCNews.com)

7PM

whitehouse:

“Forty-five years ago, while the world watched as one, the United States of America set foot on the moon. It was a seminal moment not just in our country’s history, but the history of all humankind.” —President Obama on meeting with the Apollo 11 crew and their families to mark the 45th anniversary of the first lunar landing.

todaysdocument:

Apollo 11 Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin make the first moonwalk, on July 20, 1969.

In these clips they can been seen planting the U.S. Flag on the lunar surface and experimenting with various types of movement in the Moon’s lower gravity, including loping strides and kangaroo hops.

Moonwalk One, ca. 1970

From the series: Headquarters’ Films Relating to Aeronautics, 1962 - 1981. Records of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1903 - 2006

via Media Matters » Stepping Stones to the Moon

July212014
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