At Standert, they build city bikes, racing bikes, and fixies. Steel is always the starting point. Their shop in Berlin also features bikes from Ritte, a Californian brand with a Flemish name, and gear from the likes of Giro and Lezyne. There is also a workshop and a café space. This is the focal point of Berlin’s cycling scene. standert.de (Soigneur.nl)
The Cold War was a prolonged period of tension between the the Western World democracies, led by the USA and the communist Eastern Europe, led by the Soviet Union. The two leading countries, known as "superpowers," fought indirectly through proxy wars, the arms race, and the space race.
Pyramids were important locations that early civilizations used as tombs for kings, sites for sacrifices, places for worship, and astronomical tools. The Mayans were especially crafty in the construction of the Temple of Kukulkan. It has 91 steps on each side of the pyramid plus a platform, which totals 365 steps, one for each day of the Mayan calendar.
Real skinheads are not racist!! It originated with the reggae (of the Jamaican immigrants) fusion with mod (working class kids) in 60s uk. Many early skins were Jamaican, and many skins world wide are of every race and culture under the sun.
"There's a race of men that don't fit in, A race that can't sit still; So they break the hearts of kith and kin, And they roam the world at will. They range the field and rove the flood, And they climb the mountain's crest; Their's is the curse of the gypsy blood, And they don't know how to rest.” ~~~ Robert W. Service~~~ #Gypsy #Man. LOVE THISSSSS!!!! My future husband awaits!!!!
The Ainur were the primordial spirits, who existed with Ilúvatar, and with him created the world through The Ainulindalë, The Music of the Ainur. After the creation of Arda, many of the Ainur descended into it to guide and order its growth; of these there were fifteen more powerful than the rest. Fourteen of these great Ainur became the Valar, or Powers of Arda. The fifteenth, Melkor, turned aside from that path and became the first Lord of the Dark Powers.,,
"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for." - - John Keating (Robin Williams) | Jessica made this with Spoken.ly