Wow.  Talk about Interesting Beauty.

Remember this lady?

Irena Sendler -- brave and compassionate hero that should have been the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Let me not get started with Obama getting a Nobel Peace Prize for absolutely nothing!

Cleopatra’s Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt    Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact. Amongst the discoveries were the foundations of the palace, shipwrecks, red granite columns, and statues of…

The Amazing Sunken Cities Of The Ancient World

Cleopatra’s royal quarters were found underwater off the shores of Alexandria, Egypt. They had been lost for 1600 years, swept away by earthquakes and tidal waves. Click through to see more lost treasures from Cleopatra's kingdom!

cleopatras underwater palace

Hoax: Shared as “Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Egypt”, this photo has in fact been taken at the Neptune Memorial Reef, in Florida, United States. This underwater mausoleum opened in some 2037 years after the end of Cleopatra’s reign.

JFK and Marilyn

This picture gives me the ibby jibbys! Kennedy + Monroe,,,Costly affair: A rare image of Marilyn with President John F. Kennedy together at JFKs 19 May 1962 birthday party at the White House

Marie Antoinette’s actual shoe collection

Marie Antoinette’s actual shoe collection. Wish my shoe collection was as big . shoes international language of its own

Flora Stewart, who had her portrait taken the year before her death in 1868, was a house slave in New Hampshire during the Revolutionary War.

Flora Stewart, who had her portrait taken the year before her death in was a house slave in New Hampshire during the Revolutionary War. She was 117 years old at the time of the portrait.

Afghan Women in 1950 vs. 2013.   What is given can be taken away

Funny pictures about Evolution of Afghan women. Oh, and cool pics about Evolution of Afghan women. Also, Evolution of Afghan women.

The price of gas in 1965

The price of gas in remember GAS Wars where gas stations would "fight" for customers by advertising a lower price than their competitors--I saw gas as low as cents/gallon once!

John D. Rockefeller, richest American of all time... worth 330 Billion in the 1800's.  More than triple the net worth of the top 5 richest Americans today.

John D. Rockefeller, richest American of all time with Standard Oil Company monopoly. worth 330 Billion in the More than triple the net worth of the top 5 richest Americans today.

SMALLPOX NY CITY EPIDEMIC, 1881  Victims of the smallpox epidemic in 1881. More people died from smallpox than any other disease in history.

The Burns Archive-Historical Medical Photos This is why we vaccinate. SMALLPOX NY CITY EPIDEMIC, 1881 Victims of the smallpox epidemic in More people died from smallpox than any other disease in history.

Part of the Romanov family jewels (by Faberge)

Faberge: Romanov Necklace Price: million Carats: The Romanov necklace from the House of Faberge took 14 months to make and recreates a design from It contains 79 emeralds and 1991 diamonds that total carats.

The Willard Psychiatric Centre, New York.  Abandoned 1995.  Hundreds of suitcases were found in an attic, untouched since their owners packed them before being institutionalised decades earlier.  Their stories make fascinating reading  -click to read them.

The Willard Psychiatric Centre, New York. Abandoned Hundreds of suitcases were found in an attic, untouched since their owners packed them before being institutionalized decades earlier. Their stories make fascinating reading.

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