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Quote to ponder

raburcke:

Wow! Stand up for your rights and be proud.

Originally posted on Private:

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“If you are interested in hearing a Native American perspective on the mascot issue, this is an excerpt from “Wolf at Twilight” by Kent Nerburn.

“A white man and an elderly Native man became pretty good friends, so the white guy decided to ask him: “What do you think about Indian mascots?” The Native elder responded, “Here’s what you’ve got to understand. When you look at black people, you see ghosts of all the slavery and the rapes and the hangings and the chains. When you look at Jews, you see ghosts of all those bodies piled up in death camps. And those ghosts keep you trying to do the right thing. “But when you look at us you don’t see the ghosts of the little babies with their heads smashed in by rifle butts at the Big Hole, or the old folks dying by the side of the trail…

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Wow From Aurore!

From Aurore Lephilipponnat:

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Coffee Art.

Miraculous…

From Uitgestelde Koffie Nijmegen

From Uitgestelde Koffie Nijmegen

The Art of Maasai

raburcke:

And now for something different: the beauty of African Art!

Originally posted on On Lake Victoria:

Maasai by Samuel Susumo 2012

The fascination with Maasais appears as widespread amongst Tanzanians as it is amongst Westerners. Depictions of them are everywhere; in charcoal, oil paint, pastels, wooden sculptures. Always walking abreast, their Pangas at angles away from their bodies, their earlobes swinging as they walk. Some are crudely done but others are truely beautiful.

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More Spanish Art! – Wow!

From Santa Robaina Rodriguez :

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Venice Carnaval.

Wow to the costumes and the picture!

From Yaira Lepate

From Yaira Lepate

Moonblast! – Wow

What a sight!

From The Open Mind

From The Open Mind

 

Grand Canyon in Winter – Wow!

Awesome!

From Fascinating Places

From Fascinating Places

Winter Snow Picture – Wow!

Magnificent, isn’t it?

From Yaira Lepate

From Yaira Lepate

Isn’t she a beauty?

From Yaira Lepate

From Yaira Lepate

White Majesty! – Wow

Beautiful animal in a beautiful setting.

From Spectacular Nature in the World

From Spectacular Nature in the World

Orange Moon Rising! – Wow

Isn’t she beautiful?

From Fascinating Places

From
Fascinating Places

Full Moon setting behind the Alps and the Sacra di San Michele, Northern Italy – By © Stefano De Rosa

Superdog! – WOW

Canine 007!

http://www.facebook.com/v/453718978001838

I will not embed for some reason!~?

Skypunch! – Wow

From  Wikipedia, <click here!> to read more

A fallstreak hole, also known as a hole punch cloud, punch hole cloud, skypunch, canal cloud or cloud hole, is a large circular or elliptical gap, that can appear in cirrocumulus or altocumulus clouds. Such holes are formed when the water temperature in the clouds is below freezing but the water has not frozen yet due to the lack of ice nucleation particles (see supercooled water). When ice crystals do form it will set off a domino effect, due to the Bergeron process, causing the water droplets around the crystals to evaporate: this leaves a large, often circular, hole in the cloud.

Image from Buckle up, Bitches

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Norway Rollercoaster! – Wow

One of the most amazing road trips in the world – The Atlantic Road through Norway.

From Spectacular Nature in the World

I wants one! – Wow.

Now that’s a pool!

From Fascinating Places
Cenote Ik Kil, Chichen Itza, Mexico

Dang it! – LOL

Absolutely love it, but … I’m afraid of heights!

From Fascinating Places.
The Tree Houses of the Korowai Tribe of New Guinea.

A Vegan Owl! – Wow.

Never seen this before!

From Funny pics and other stuff

That Ud Do Me!

Defipositively!

Who Wants A Garden Like This?

I do!

Dueling Banjos: Insane Edition

This has always been one of my favourites!

Galactic Easter Egg

Wonderful!

Experience Worldwide Telescope!

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An image of the WorldWide Telescope viewing the Whirlpool Galaxy (M51). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Immerse yourself in a seamless beautiful environment.

From web to desktop to full dome planetarium, WorldWide Telescope (WWT) enables you to explore the universe, bringing together imagery from the best ground and space-based telescopes in the world and combining it with 3D navigation. Experience narrated guided tours from astronomers and educators featuring interesting places in the sky. You can research and import your own data and visualize it, then create a tour to share with others.
Should you want to download the software, go to their site by <Clicking here!> By the way, this is freeware.
If you would like to see some examples, go visit Paul’s blog.

Painting With Flora?

Wonderful picture!

from omo.pps

 

Not Fantasy China!

At a first glance this picture almost seems like a fantasy painting by some extraordinarily gifted artist, but it is actually the real thing: Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve, China.

from FB ~ Troublemakers

 

More Amazing Art from DeviantArt

Wow!

from AniaEm

Let us Start a Fanclub!

Another WOW and WAW!

Another BIG thank you to Lieven for finding this little  jewel!

This a a story that lies close to my heart, having been homeless myself. It does not get any better than this. A story about an orphan boy, who at the age of five ran away from the orphanage, because he was being beaten there. Since then he has lived on the street, for more than ten years, supporting himself by selling chewing gum, but sleeping in stairways and in public toilets.

This story takes place in Korea. The boy heard a singer in a nightclub and decided to give it a try, by himself and to himself. He finally got up enough courage to enter in the national talent competition and boy did he ever make an impression! The judges and the audience were crying during his performance and so was I. The lead judge of a panel of three’s first reaction was: “Young man, I just want to hug you!” This phenomenon humbles me in a way that I can not express. He reminded me NEVER to give up your dream. One reminder to whom it may concern: Never judge a book by its cover.

One wonders how many homeless wonders are out there that nobody will ever hear or read about! I challenge anyone to listen to this artists account, listen to his song and not be moved. His name is Sung-Bong and he has since won the finals. You will definitely be hearing more from him.

I rest my case, over to him:

Do me a favour everyone and Press This!

One wonders how many more homeless people out there have something to offer?

Wow, just wow.

A single white feather closeup.

Image via Wikipedia

Go and read this. It was shown to me by a friend, whom I hold very dear.

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Show me a feather!

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