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The Beach boys in a recording studio in 1962


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First Lady Jill Biden walks past a local motorcycle police escort before boarding a plane in Milwaukee. She attended a listening session with teachers and parents to discuss the return of in-person learning.

Photograph: Evelyn Hockstein/AFP/Getty Images

A young boy attends a protest against the rising cost of housing at a rally called ‘Winter of Housing Discontent’ in front of government buildings in the Irish capital.  Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Rising housing costs seems to be rampant in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand as well. Not sure about other developed nations.

Kabul, Afghanistan
Schoolgirls peer from behind a wall after arriving at a gender-segregated school

Photograph: Bülent K?l?ç/AFP/Getty Images



Poor kids.


Melton Mowbray, UK
James Fryer checks over a cold meat filled pie at the British Pie Awards held at St. Mary’s Church

Photograph: Fabio De Paola/The Guardian


:) Making me hungry.


Armored vehicles with the Taliban flags are parked inside a deserted U.S. military camp at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sept. 14, 2021.

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man whips a member of his Hasidic dynasty with a leather strap as a symbolic punishment for his sins last year, during the traditional Malkot (whipping in Hebrew) ceremony in the city of Beit Shemesh, near Jerusalem.

They seem to have archaic practices to me.



Well after 15 seconds the colour remained orange but there were 2 horses ???

does that mean I am twice as GULLIBLE 

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Bruce Lehrmann 26 is accused of raping fellow staffer Brittany Higgins in an office in Parliament House in Canberra.


The man accused of sexually assaulting former Liberal staffer Brittany Higgins in Parliament House in 2019 has indicated he will fight the charge.  The case has been adjourned for four weeks before it is committed for trial.

Britain’s new defence partnership with the United States and Australia could result in the UK being dragged into war if China invades Taiwan, Theresa May has suggested.  The former prime minister asked Boris Johnson in the Commons what the “implications” of the pact would be in that scenario.  China denounced the new defence partnership as Cold War thinking, with its state media warning that Australian soldiers would be the “first to die” in a Chinese “counterattack”.

Coming from the ex PM who courted war over the Falklands dispute ... spare me.

France is really upset and I don't blame them.

Amid a rift over a new security agreement between the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, the French Embassy in Washington has cancelled a Washington reception and toned down celebrations commemorating a Revolutionary War naval victory by the French that helped the US to win its independence.

SpaceX founder Elon Musk, centre, poses with the all-amateur crew before departure to Launch Complex 39A for a launch into space, at Kennedy Space

Center, in Cape Canaveral. [John Kraus/Inspiration4 via AP.  16 September 2021. 


SpaceX’s first private flight has been launched into orbit with two contest winners, a healthcare worker and their rich sponsor on board, the most ambitious leap yet in space tourism.



Thousands of health workers across France have been suspended without pay for failing to get vaccinated against Covid-19 ahead of a deadline this week, Health Minister Olivier Veran said Thursday.  France’s national public health agency estimated last week that roughly 12 percent of hospital staff and around six percent of doctors in private practices have yet to be vaccinated.  "Some 3,000 suspensions were notified yesterday to employees at health centres and clinics who have not yet been vaccinated.


He added that "several dozens" had turned in their resignations rather than sign up for the jabs.


Creator says 'Me and my new mask'



It looks like there are openings for his nose and mouth which makes it useless for covid, still brilliant though.

Looks like face paint to me.

A nurse with a sick child during smallpox epidemic, Wroclaw, Poland, 1963

Didn't know how just how serious smallpox was.


Another awful disease.

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