Last Friday: My reaction exactly. To be fair, it was Pies & Thighs…
Asking for permission is like asking to keep a rock someone just threw at your head.
Amazing photo & story via Cait Morth Yoga.
In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, ‘Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.’ However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.
Mick Jagger and Andy Warhol corresponding
Jaybird (Taken with Instagram at Guggenheim Museum)
The American commando team that killed Osama Bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan, reportedly included a dog, sparking furious speculation about the dog’s identity and discussion of the role of canines in war. Less publicized—and far more essential to top-secret U.S. military operations—are cats. (Click for More.)