Alexandra, 18, currently in college and loving it! Humor, nature, art, science, politics and current events. Sometimes interesting facts and oddities. Things that tickle my fancy. I love Marvel and King Arthur and the Kingkiller Chronicle. Dragons and dreams and science and starships.
That awkward moment when you time travel, kill Hitler, return, and The Fugitive won Best Picture in ‘94 instead of Schindler’s List.
sometimes when I’m angry or stressed or sad I think about whales just swimming around in the ocean, doing whale shit. like, they’re the biggest goddamn mammals on the planet. they don’t have time for little problems. there’s too much chill-ass whale shit to do.
basically what I am saying is that whales are my happy place.
German planes, captured during the First World War, are paraded through London shortly after the Armistice. November 1918.
(Photo courtesy Racq CQ Rescue)
Five marooned snorkelers were rescued after the huge “SOS” message they scrawled in a sandbar was spotted by a helicopter.
i was pulling up to a gas station and mumford came on the radio so i started blasting it in my car and all the people can hear with my doors closed is just the base and theyre looking at me like “wtf inappropriate rap song is that girl listening to” and i open my car door and out comes the sound of a really aggressive banjo solo
British medic helps children
Lance Corporal W.J. Curtis, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps, fixes the burned leg of a French boy, while his young brother looks on.
Normandy, 19 June 1944.
Photo by Ken Bell, Department of National Defence / National Archives of Canada