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Robert F. Kennedy’s Greatest Speech Still Resonates in 2017

Robert F. Kennedy’s Greatest Speech Still Resonates in 2017

We must recognize the full human equality of all of our people before God, before the law and in the councils of government. We must do this, not because it is economically advantageous…We must do it for the single and fundamental reason that it is the right thing to do.

Muhammad Ali, larger than life

Muhammad Ali, larger than life

An unsurpassed legacy has reached its temporal conclusion.  The greatest sports figure and celebrity of the 20th century has passed.  Rather than mourn his death, we continue to celebrate his life and its many facets.   Rather than poorly retelling a complex life story, I […]

The End of Literacy and Reality in the Age of Trump

The End of Literacy and Reality in the Age of Trump

Pulitzer prize–winner Chris Hedges charts the dramatic and disturbing rise of a post-literate society that craves fantasy, ecstasy and illusion. Chris Hedges argues that we now live in two societies: One, the minority, functions in a print-based, literate world, that can cope with complexity and […]

Animated Short by Salvador Dali and Walt Disney

Animated Short by Salvador Dali and Walt Disney

  Destino An animated collaboration between Salvador Dali and  Walt Disney.  1946.  

Mobile Theater | by Gordon Parks

Mobile Theater | by Gordon Parks

The photograph was taken 2 years after the historic Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court ruling segregation is unconstitutional.  Gordon Parks was an outstanding, prolific, African American, photographer who captured the dark side of American society in technically brilliant photos in an essay for […]

First, Best Images of Pluto | NASA

First, Best Images of Pluto | NASA

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has sent back the first in a series of the sharpest views of Pluto it obtained during its July flyby – and the best close-ups of Pluto that humans may see for decades. Surreal.  It is difficult for my mind to […]

Gojira

Gojira

“Godzilla does not feel emotion…Godzilla is emotion” I imagine that you find this ridiculous.  Far from it.  This documentary from the BBC begins with the birth of the Godzilla phenomenon as an embodiment of the collective  anxiety, helplessness and rage of the Japanese people after WWII. […]

Whitman in color

Whitman in color

  A stunning piece.   A colorized portrait of Walt Whitmanm.   So well done, long surpassing the pink color of past works.   Very life-like, especially the transparent blue of his eyes.     by artist Dana Keller Related articles Colorized Photos That Bring […]

Frank Lloyd Wright master work

Frank Lloyd Wright master work

Spectacular, sweeping, graphic animation tour of the house in Fallingwater over Bear Run  organically emerging from the ground to form a beautifully completed structure and a visual tour.   Fallingwater over Bear Run. The Kaufmann House. Commissioned and designed in 1935.      

Thanksgiving  Turkey – 1900

Thanksgiving Turkey – 1900

“During the Civil War, President Lincoln declared a national day of thanksgiving in April 1862 and August 1863 (after Gettysburg), but it was his proclamation in November 1864 that set a precedent followed by all subsequent presidents. In 1941, Congress formally established the fourth Thursday […]



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