Gator Golf anyone?

One bad swing and you could be faced with a life or death situation. Don’t be a Chubbs. Thanks to Frankie P for this one.  More...

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By deskofbrian On Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Native Filipino Dance

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By deskofbrian On Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Window to the Soul

“The Eyes are a Window to the Soul” has an undetermined origin, but a long legacy of usage. Whether it’s an old proverb or a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson, the message has been clear for centuries. Photo/ More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, August 23rd, 2010
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Getting wet – Tanganyika Tidal Wave (Busch Gardens)

If you want to get wet at Bush Gardens you don’t have to ride this ride, just go stand on the bridge. The Tanganyika Tidal Wave will surely get you wet, but the splash on the bridge will soak you to the bone. Photo/Brandon More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 19th, 2010

A “Real” Rosie the Riveter (Real photo from 1942)

Wikipedia says this about Rosie: “Rosie the Riveter is a cultural icon of the United States, representing the American women who worked in factories during World War II, many of whom worked in the manufacturing More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Boba Fett: fighting for the “Right to Bear Arms”

The 2010 Florida Liberty Summit and the 2010 Star Wars Celebration were side-by-side in lovely Orlando, so sprinkled in between historians and novelists were characters like Boba Fett. “Boba” was more More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 17th, 2010
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America Captured in Color 1939-1943 (part 2): The South

Rural school children. San Augustine County, Texas, April 1943. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by John Vachon Among these amazing photos from color slides from The Great Depression was some photos from the More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

America Captured in Color 1939-1943 (part 1)

This took my breath away. The Denver Post published this photo blog from our Library of Congress. It’s amazing how color photos from the Great Depression can or may change perspectives. Just to make your scratch More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Karate Kids?

  I love the innocence and spontaneity of children. Stacy sent me this picture and it truly brought a smile to my face. The crane has always been a favorite of my kids, so of course, I’m a bit biased. The More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

George Bush in Savannah, GA? Just Creepy

This odd statue, which oddly resembles the former President, George W. Bush, resides in Savannah’s Candy Kitchen. The Candy Kitchen is along the Historic River Street, Savannah Georgia. Photo: S. Jones  More...