The really universal truths are always the most parochial
You can look far and wide, but you’ll never discover a stranger city with such extreme style.
Marine Demolition Team Blasting Out a Cave on Hill 382, Iwo Jima, 1945 by W. Eugene Smith. [635x670]
And people imply that an invasion of Japan’s home islands would have been the “humane” alternative to two atom bombs.
Goodyear Zeppelin Columbia over Empire State Building after depositing copies of New York Evening Journal it had picked up from the Hearst Building in celebration of Journal’s 35th birthday, September 30, 1931. [635x1005]
I still want my zeppelin
Let me show you the ruins of a once great medieval city.
Continue under all circumstances
To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle.
Everything is interesting if you go into it deeply enough