Two Sailors celebrating the end of World War II, (SJSU University Archives Photographic Collection)
“Kiss of Life”, 1968 Pulitzer Prize
A utility worker, J.D. Thompson, is suspended on a utility pole and giving mouth to mouth resuscitation to a fellow lineman, Randall G. Champion, who was unconscious and hanging upside down after contacting a high voltage line.
Champion survived and lived until 2002, when he died of heart failure at the age of 64. Thompson is still living.
These Northwestern University girls brave freezing weather to go through a Home Guard rifle drill on the campus in Evanston, 1942 (via Vintage Photo LJ)
Not to long after they got married. Cynthia is holding one of Aunt Mimi’s cats and she is also pregnant in this picture!
nothing brings people together like singing bohemian rhapsody
Stanley Kubrick’s personal copy of Stephen King’s novel “The Shining”.
"And I am bored to death with it. Bored to death with this place, bored to death with my life, bored to death with myself."
Charles Dickens (via ponceau)
"There are a lot of things I wish I would have done, instead of just sitting around and complaining about having a boring life."
Kurt Cobain (via left-nut)