Shared Post: Shackleton in color

Shared by thejoker101 I feel like I re-blog from Kottke too much, but hey everyone is doin’ it… Anyways, these are some really interesting photos. Color photographs of Ernest Shackleton’s 1914 Antarctic expedition by Frank Hurley. Early in 1915, their ship ‘Endurance’ became inexorably trapped in the Antarctic ice. Hurley managed to salvage the photographic […]

Shared Post: What $550 Million Buys… Besides a Kinetic Week in Libya

Shared by thejoker101 Fiscal responsibility! President Barack Obama works on his statement concerning the situation in Libya with, from left, Chief of Staff Bill Daley, National Security Advisor Tom Donilon, and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communication Ben Rhodes, in Brasilia, Brazil, March 19, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) According to […]