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    Allen Ginsberg
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    I'm loving all these dolls, but there are pretty of cool guys from the past too!
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    Jimi Hendrix, god of the guitar
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    Classic elegance, Grace Kelly
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    Johnny
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    Sam Cooke being Sam Cooke
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    Bob Dylan 1963
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    Barbara Eden
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    David ****ing Gilmour.
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    Another Tom Waits shot
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    Sinatra, like a boss.
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    What a badass...
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    Here's some John Coltrane for you guys.
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    Robert Deniro & Joe Strummer, 1979
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    A specially made bus used to protect Jews from attacks during Arab revolt in Palestine, 1930s
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    Iggy Pop doing this thing.
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    A U.S. Army Bell UH-1D Huey helicopter prepares for a resupply mission for Company B, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, during the operation "MacArthur" conducted 35 km southwest of Dak To, South Vietnam, between 10 and 16 December 1967
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    A young Michael Caine
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    Jack Keroua
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    Brian Wilson(of the Beach Boys) before the crazy. 1964
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    Eiffel Tower
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    An officer of 444 Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA), smokes a pipe as he supervises a kitten balancing on a 12 inch gun shell near Arras, 19 July 1918
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    Swag before there was swag. I give you the Wright Brothers
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    Gus Waldorf boxing against a bear, by Michael Rougier, 1949
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    Olmstead's balloon collides with, and rips, a competitor balloon during the Gordon Bennett Balloon Race, Brussels, Belgium, 1923
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    Bob Dylan
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    Bobby Fischer
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    Egyptian MIG shot down during Yom Kippur War, 1973
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    Admirers surround President John F. Kennedy as he stands in surf at Santa Monica, Calif., 1962
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    Spain's Unidad de Operaciones Especiales- Operation Alcatraz ca. 1967
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    Don't Look Down...Golden Gate Bridge Construction, 1936
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    A P-47 Thunderbolt crash lands on Advanced Landing Ground (ALG) A-6 at Sainte-Mère-Église/La Londe. Normandy, 1944.
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    American athletes ready to participate in the People's Olympiade in Barcelona, 1936.
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    The only known picture of a Mughal Emperor (Last King of the Indian Sub-Continent) - 1858
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    John Lennon and Che Guevara. 1960s
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    Anita Ekberg aged 20 After Becoming Miss Sweden In 1950
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    British soldier, Canadian sailor. January 1941.
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    Jane Russell poses for an artist, who makes a chalk drawing for publicity of "The Outlaw", 1946.
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    The last two of them
    Photoshop in the 1950's: Pin-Up girls before and after

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    Lynda Carter being held by her stunt double, Jeannie Epper
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    "James Brown would stop the car, run up to someone, do the splits, and yell 'I feel good'"
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    Brigitte Bardot
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    Mods 1960's UK
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    Muhammad Ali riding a scooter
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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Hugh Hefner, and Wilt Chamberlain at a pool party
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    Alfred Hitchcock during his time with the Beatles
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    Two-year-old David Jackson auditioning pet python snake named 'Fat Albert' at Universal Studios, Los Angeles, by Ralph Crane, 1972
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    NASA scientist preparing a rocket for a space launch, 1958
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    Two young Polish boys read a Polish edition of a Mickey Mouse Sunday coloured supplement while standing among the ruins of a building in Warsaw, September 1939
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    My home City Railway Station, Newcastle Upon Tyne Railway Station, 1910
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    Henry Street, Lower East Side, Manhattan, 1935.
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    The Berlin Wall Aug 17,1962. Peter Fechter shot and killed trying to escape to the West
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    German Baby Wears his fathers Officer Cap,1941
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    Winston Churchill in his studio, Chartwell, Kent, by Hans Wild, 1945
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    The White City at Night - The World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, USA 1893
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    Gas Identification officer, by Hans Wild, London, 1941
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    N.Y.C Police helicopter hovering over Independence Day crowd at beach, Far Rockaway, Queens, by Margaret Bourke-White, July 4 1953
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    Canadian team on mortar, France, summer 1944
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    Russian Soldiers Advance Through Thick Smoke, 1943.
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    Hiller Flying Platform... Somewhere in the USA 1955. Did not become part of the US Army arsenal.
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    The Fabulous Donna Summer - RIP
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    Doesn't get any cooler than this.
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    Leonard Nimoy and Jimi Hendrix, 1970
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    While sympathetic Sicilians look on, WWII Private is given blood plasma by medic after being wounded during the campaign to oust occupying German forces 1943
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    June 13, 1948. Babe Ruth's last visit to Yankee Stadium. He would be dead in two months.
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    Each ring a symbol of devotion and love, stolen from the victims of Buchenwald concentration camp. Thousands of wedding rings confiscated from Jews by the Germans to salvage the gold, May 1945
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    USS Essex hangar catapult launch of F6F Hellcat fighter, 1943
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    Fear and terror in the eyes of a young US Marine in action at Peleliu Island, Palau Islands, Ca. September 1944
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    U.S. Marine shows a message written on the back of his flack vest at the Khe Sanh combat base in Vietnam, by Rick Merron, 1968
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    Helmeted U.S. Helicopter Crewchief, holding carbine, watches ground movements of Vietnamese troops from above during a strike against Viet Cong Guerrillas in the Mekong Delta Area, January 2, 1963.
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    General George S. Patton's dog "Willie," mourns the loss of his master and friend after his death in an automobile accident in occupied Germany, 1946
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    Project Gasbuggy in Northern New Mexico
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    May Day In Berlin, by Ralph Crane, May 1953
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    Flying at dawn, just over the jungle foliage, U.S. C-123 aircraft spray concentrated defoliant along power lines running between Saigon and Dalat in South Vietnam, early in August 1963.
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    The sun breaks through the dense jungle foliage around the embattled town of Binh Gia, 40 miles east of Saigon, in early January 1965, as South Vietnamese troops, joined by U.S. advisors, rest after a cold, damp and tense night of waiting in an ambush position for a Viet Cong attack that didn't come.
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    Private Presley
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    Economist Paul Volcker
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    John Lennon looking dapper with a beard
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    Members of the corps de ballet listening to the ballet master during rehearsal of "Swan Lake" at the Paris Opera, by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1930
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    No idea...
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    Babe Ruth knocked out during a game against the Washington Senators, July 5 1924
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    Escaped slaves, ca. 1862
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    Muddy Waters circa 1960's
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    Cher arriving in Minneapolis in 1975...
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    Paul McCartney in 1969 toking on a joint whilst wearing hat and shades.
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    George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe and John Lennon.
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    Banking Beatles
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    Amy Winehouse - High school portrait
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    Lew Alcindor (the man now known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar)
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    Grocery store in Manila 1963
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    Ladies at a bookmobile 1931
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    I grabbed this off a website, the album was called "Most powerful image you have ever seen"[/b]







    [This girl] had survived the Holocaust and after she was asked to draw what "home" looked like to her. Not only is the drawing striking, but the look in her eyes unforgettable, eyes that can translate all that pain and suffering.
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    Eyeglasses at Auschwitz. Thinking that the people killed there were only a fraction of the people killed overall, and that only a certain fraction of the people killed there wore glasses, and it was a whole room full...just the numbers start adding up and my head started to spin.
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    Also,
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    The inauguration of Johnson. "she apparently still had JFKs blood over her."
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    One of the 25,000 victims of the Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia) volcano which erupted on November 14, 1985.
    The 13-year old had been trapped in water and concrete for 3 days, and this photo was taken shortly before she died.
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    Old man found dead on train station bench, Monk prays for him
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    In the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake
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    More from the same album above

    War veteran comes across his old tank
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    Brazilian soccer legend Pele and English legend Bobby Moore swap jerseys after a match in the 1970 world cup, a time where racism was still a major issue.
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    Dog takes it's loyalty to the grave
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    1968 Olympics Black Power salute
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    Inventor Lewis McCarthy tries out his 'Helivector' USA 1956. What could go wrong?
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    Russian soldiers celebrate the retaking of Sevastopol during the Crimean Offensive, 1944
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    Korean "see-saws" 1890s
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    Stirling Moss and Juan Fangio round a corner in the 1955 Monaco Grand Prix
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    Playmate of the year, 1972
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    Sally Mann Candy Cigarette 1989
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    Casey Stengel, wearing sunglasses, while playing outfield for the Brooklyn Dodgers, 1915
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    Policeman supplies tea and sympathy to a now homeless man after a V1 attack that killed his wife and destroyed his home. London, 1944
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    Moments after John Hinckley shot President Reagan and three others, Secret Service Agent Robert Wanko brandishes an Uzi, while two men scramble for Hinckley's dropped gun on the sidewalk. 1981
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    "Convoy" the ship's cat asleep in a miniature hammock, HMS Hermione, 1941
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    Surviving 72 brutal days after their plane crashed in the snow covered Andes, the Uruguayan National rugby team survived by eating the flesh of their dead friends. Notice the spinal column to right of photo. 1972
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    Faxed Newspaper: Children reading the first wireless newspaper, 1938
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    Shirley Temple hanging out with Imperial Japanese Navy officers, mid-1930s
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    The queue for the first McDonald's in Moscow, January 31, 1990
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    Santa Claus and New York children circa 1900
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    Richard (Dick) Bong. America's "Ace of Aces" with 40 victories in the Pacific sitting in his P38G March 6,1943 New Guinea
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    WW1 Soldiers forming Uncle Sam at Fort Lee, Virginia in 1918
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    Le Jaune (First of the Lebaudy series French semi-rigid airships) in front of the Eiffel Tower and a crowd, November 20th, 1903.
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    September 1935: German cavalry firing from the standing saddle position during manoeuvres on the Karshorter Racecourse, Berlin
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    HUGE mound of commissary supplies, 1898 - Philippines- Spanish/American War
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    Nazi officials checking out the railgun named "Dora" in the '40s
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    Nazi troops sing in front of a Woolworth Co. store during a movement to boycott Jewish presence in Germany; March, 1933
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    Space age biker girl, 1960s
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    Frank J. Roberts, Apollo engineer demonstrating how astronauts eat to ARCS treasurer, Marion DeFore, Calif., 1965
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    A Tunisian fellega, or resistance fighter posing with his weapon - 1880s.
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    Marie Curie in her laboratory, Paris, France, 1911
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    Walt 'Clyde' Frazier posing with his Rolls Royce in New York, Late 60s - Early 70s
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    Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe, ca. 1969
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    Joey Dunlop
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