Thursday, May 5, 2016


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:

The Titanic:

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. 
It was the worst terrorist attack in US  history:

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:

King Tut--1922:

Christians circle around Muslims to protect them during prayer 
in the midst of the 2011 uprisings in Cairo, Egypt:

Charles Manson:

 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!!

Say "Brie"!!----fishducky