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COOL PEOPLE -GEORGE DE MESTRAL-THE DUDE WHO INVENTED VELCRO

 

  • The Velcro ® brand of hook and loop was invented by a man named George de Mestral in the 1940’s while hunting in the Jura mountains in Switzerland.

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#Ginsberg in the 50s

Ginsberg in the 50s

A brief excerpt from David Burner’s Making Peace with the Sixties (Princeton University Press, 1996):

Ginsberg’s stay in the mental ward was not intended to help him realize his desire for life to be a “sweet humane surprise.” Ginsberg tried to conform, returned after several months to Paterson, dated women, and found a job.

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Portraits Of Famous Artists, And The Cats That Kept Them Sane

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Portraits Of Famous Artists, And The Cats That Kept Them Sane

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 “I think the artist and cat are kindred spirits, because they are often mythologized,” author Alison Nastasi explained to The Huffington Post. 545 more words

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Ann and Nancy Wilson (Heart) #Stairway To Heaven Live HD

Ann & Nancy Wilson (Heart) Stairway To Heaven Live HD

He Wrote One Of The Most Well Known Songs Of All Time. This Rendition Brought Even Him To Tears. 137 more words

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#Dennis Hopper, drunk and stoned with six sticks of dynamite—what could possibly go wrong?

Dennis Hopper, drunk and stoned with six sticks of dynamite—what could possibly go wrong?

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Dennis Hopper

In 1983 Dennis Hopper went to Rice University in Houston, Texas ostensibly to screen his latest film… 429 more words

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30 Writers Other Writers Loved To Hate

30 Writers Other Writers Loved To Hate

Norman Mailer could throw some serious shade.

. Jack Kerouac

Tom Palumbo

Signet

“None of these people have anything interesting to say, and none of them can write, not even Mr. 1,614 more words

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