Their Kind of Place
Soviet soldiers attend the opening of the first McDonald’s in the Soviet Union on January 31st, 1990. The opening of the first McDonald’s in Moscow was hailed as a symbol of thawing Cold War relations. Over 30,000 Muscovites queued for hours to taste their first Big Mac.
Identify the Aircraft
US Army Air Force aircraft was flown, as portrayed in the photo, by the 7th Bombardment Group (1938).
DRJIM working on his new spacecraft engine…
in his lair in Colorado.
Small Diameter Bomb
A Small Diameter Bomb (SDB) hits an A-7 parked inside a concrete aircraft shelter during a test at White Sands Missile Range.
Laws that create criminals without any victim are not laws. They are revenue generators.
Fun with Maps
Female country leaders, as of December 20, 2020.
About 7,000 years ago, a vast lake spread hundreds of square kilometers across north-central Africa. Global warming that caused the end of the ice age, also led to Chad becoming a pestilential desert nation… if only the ice had remained.
Known to scientists as Lake Mega Chad, it covered more than 400,000 square kilometers (150,000 square miles) at its peak, making it slightly larger than the Caspian Sea, the biggest lake on Earth today.
Race distribution in Arkansas
Map of the Caspian Sea and Caspian drainage (enclosed by the red contour line). The Caspian Sea is surrounded by five countries: Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Iran, and Azerbaijan. Four tide gauge stations (1 = Makhachkala, 2 = Fort Shevchenko, 3 = Baku, and 4 = Turkmenbashi), from which the historical Caspian Sea level observation time series is derived, are marked by magenta dots.
You disturbed kitty…isn’t that a pity?
And you believe that firearms should only be in the hands of the police and military.
Not your lucky day.