Dogs, birds, people with their creatures–always entertaining
Animals in the Hereafter
Here’s a post about an enchanting pet cemetery I came across while traveling in Nova Scotia: “Buttons, Floppy and Queenie will be Sorely Missed.”
The Disgruntled Lions of Italy
Another post, this with photos of the statues who do a lion’s share of work in Italy, “Disgruntled Lions.”
Demonstrations, protests, marches, lots of signs. Does taking to the streets make a difference?
Interesting pictures of politicians including Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu fundraising in Brooklyn between the times he was Prime Minister, former New York City Mayors Ed Koch and Michael Bloomberg, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Sen. Edward Kennedy, former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Hillary Clinton and more.
Take a scroll through a sampler of famous, infamous and other Interesting people. I took most on assignment 2008-10 in my labor union work. They include Hillary Clinton, Charlie Rangel, Sheldon Silver (politician/felon), Eliot Spitzer (politician/felon), James Hoffa Jr., Holly Hunter, Fred Armisen, Seth Meyers, Steve Buscemi, Ed Koch, David Dinkins, David Paterson, Celeste Holm, LeRoy Nieman, John Stossel, Donna Lieberman (NYCLU), Randi Weingarten (AFT) and many more, all in a close-up view.
Newspaper about the city workers’ unions, 2003-2008–the good side of some police, firefighters, and Mayor Bloomberg.