Friday, August 29, 2014

Fun facts to know and tell

A single human male produces enough sperm in two weeks to impregnate every fertile woman on the planet.

(Source: huffingtonpost.co.uk)

Thursday, August 28, 2014
When Legends Collide
Joan Baez and Bob Dylan singing at the March on Washington, 51 years ago today.

When Legends Collide

Joan Baez and Bob Dylan singing at the March on Washington, 51 years ago today.

(Source: twitter.com)

OK, now I’m getting really unhappy. My younger daughter is currently working in Burkina Faso, which is just above Guinea, to the left of Mali in the NY Times map above. There are cases and suspected cases of ebola on its border.
http://nyti.ms/1rCsm3X 

OK, now I’m getting really unhappy. My younger daughter is currently working in Burkina Faso, which is just above Guinea, to the left of Mali in the NY Times map above. There are cases and suspected cases of ebola on its border.

Today’s music video

All You Need is Love - The Beatles (Official, Live 1967)

Performed live to the first worldwide satellite audience on June 25, 1967. Rolling Stone has the background.

From the twitterverse

America: where you need to be 21 to drink a beer but only 9 to handle an Uzi

Quite a country where a black woman is only 20% as likely to say she feels safe at night in her own neighbourhood compared to a white male.
(H/t - The Dish)

Quite a country where a black woman is only 20% as likely to say she feels safe at night in her own neighbourhood compared to a white male.

(H/t - The Dish)

Jerry Hall, 1974
The once, future, and past Mrs. Mick Jagger

Jerry Hall, 1974

The once, future, and past Mrs. Mick Jagger

(Source: twitter.com)

TBT
This had to be in the mid-80s. I wasn’t afraid to wear pink….

TBT

This had to be in the mid-80s. I wasn’t afraid to wear pink….

Not your grandfather’s America
Chart - Vox

Not your grandfather’s America

Chart - Vox

Fifty-one years ago today. And yet we still have Fergusons everywhere.

Fifty-one years ago today. And yet we still have Fergusons everywhere.