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TRIVIA TRAIL: WHAT’S THAT ON THE BRIDGE?

Question? Why did the elephants cross the bridge? (Specifically: the Brooklyn Bridge.)
Answer: To show people it was safe. When New York City’s Brooklyn Bridge opened on May 24th, 1883, it was the world’s longest suspension bridge. 163 more words

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The Man in the Arena

‘It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better.

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Rhino Ramblings

Rhino Girl reblogged this on Fight for Rhinos and commented:

Here in the US as we honor the fallen soldiers who have put down their lives for our freedom, let us also remember the fallen rangers. These brave souls have paid the ultimate price for our world's wildlife. It's about more than "animals", it's about protecting our planet, preserving life. There are not enough words to express our respect and appreciation for you and your families.

Phantoms in the Forest

Oil on Canvas 77cmx101cm

Finished fighting with my painting of the forest. A bunch of colours used in the painting that haven’t been part of my pallet for awhile. 68 more words

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Angkor Archaeological Park

Angkor Archaeological Park contains the remains of several capitals of the Khmer Empire (9th – 15th centuries) which ruled over much of today’s Cambodia, Thailand, Southern Vietnam and Laos. 502 more words

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Mt. Rainier to Get Own War

Mt. Rainier, May 23, 2015 — Shouldering aside competitors such as Bladensburg (War of 1812), the Mt. Rainier City Council on Tuesday announced plans for a cultural center celebrating the area’s pivotal role in the… 244 more words

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