For all you young 'uns, an explanation:
This sailor grabbed a passing nurse for a kiss
in Times Square to celebrate the end of WW ll.
The rest of these pictures are either from
coviral.com or historythings.com.
The comments are theirs.
A firefighter saves a koala during the devastating Black Saturday
bush fires in Victoria, Australia--2009:
Love during riots in Canada--2011:
Marine Terri Gurrola is reunited with her daughter
after serving in Iraq for almost a year:
A 12 year old Brazilian boy plays the violin at his fallen teacher’s funeral:
Monica Lewinsky & friend:
Afghan girl on cover of National Geographic in 1984:
Same girl in 2002:
One of history’s most shocking images;
“The Falling Man.”--NYC 9/11/2001:
The second plane about to hit the world trade center.
The flag is raised at ground zero for the first time
since the attacks:
Atomic bomb test at Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific:
In the early 1900's there were more cows than people
on Southern California beaches:
Lunch on a skyscraper--1932:
Christians circle around Muslims to protect them during prayer
in the midst of the 2011 uprisings in Cairo, Egypt:
A doctor resting after a successful 23 hour heart transplant.
An assistant is sleeping in the corner:
A WW ll soldier trying to save a kitten:
JFK's son giving him a final salute:
A reporter holding the hand of a starving child:
During the massive floods in India in 2011, a heroic villager
saved numerous cats from certain death:
Jackie Robinson, the first African-American in
Major League baseball--1947:
Feliz Cinco de Mayo!!