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Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924 It is not often that one sees a hippo-drawn carriage 90 years after this photo was taken. The Barnes circus had this hippopotamus named Lotus, who doesn't look all that happy to be harnessed to the cart behind her.

The top 100 Billionaires Could End World Poverty Four Times Over, Wealth Inequality Destroying Economy Warns Report.

The top 100 Billionaires Could End World Poverty Four Times Over, Wealth Inequality Destroying Economy Warns Report. to see this happen today !

A world's record 384-pound black sea bass caught by Franklin Schenck of Brooklyn with rod and reel off Catalina Island, California, on August 17, 1900.

World's Record 384 pound black sea bass caught by Franklin Schenck of Brooklyn with rod and reel off Catalina Island, California on August

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TRICK or TREAT / American artist Jason Bard Yarmosky, a graduate of the School of Visual Arts, is best known for his series of paintings, Elder Kinder. These works juxtapose youth with old age, and explore the social connotations of aging.

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Recent discoveries reveal that people can outrun the T-Rex only if the TRex isn't on a bike though.

One of my favorite Pulitzer Prize Winning photographs :)

1958 Pulitzer Prize-winning photo: 'Faith and Confidence', showing a policeman patiently reasoning with a two-year-old boy trying to cross the street during a parade (photo by William C. Beall of 'Washington [DC] Daily News')

Vintage Black and White Photo Child on Halloween wearing an ape mask.

weirdvintage: “ This is my dad’s uncle, c. in Kokomo, IN, USA. The young victim of a family of pranksters, he luckily grew up to be a bit more handsome ” weirdvintage

"New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria 1946 by grammardog, via Flickr  Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross.    This photo was published by Life magazine.

Austrian boy receiving new shoes after WWII. "New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. This photo was published by Life magazine.

1925  The Isolator is a bizarre helmet invented in 1925 that encourages focus and concentration by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, and limiting their vision to a tiny horizontal slit. The Isolator was invented by Hugo Gernsback, editor of Science and Invention magazine, member of “The American Physical Society,” and one of the pioneers of science fiction.

1925 The Isolator is a bizarre helmet invented in 1925 that encourages focus and concentration by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, and limiting their vision to a tiny horizontal slit. The Isolator was invented by Hugo Gernsback,.

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lorenzens-soil: “ Too cool for my wool, too cool for my baaahhh, too cool… ” time to count some sheep in shades…

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TV Glasses Hugo Gernsback demonstrating his television goggles in 1963 for Life magazine

Bend Your Neck Caption:6th April 1936: A pet swan being helped into a car where it enjoys a ride to the shops. Its owner Mrs Watson of Chesham, Buckinghamshire says that 'Leila' who has been a family pet for two years, can open doors and is a good guard 'dog'. (Photo by William Vanderson/Fox Photos/Getty Images)

A pet swan being helped into a car where it enjoys a ride to the shops. Its owner Mrs Watson of Chesham, Buckinghamshire says that 'Leila' who has been a family pet for two years, can open doors and is a good guard 'dog'.

Helpful Dog, 1920s  A dog holds onto a little boy by the tail of his golfing jacket as he tries to retrieve a ball in a river with his golf ...

Find A dog holds onto a little boy as he tries to retrieve a ball from a river with his golf club, 1920 in Photography on Wish to Find.

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