Tuesday Open Thread

We’ll kick May 2016 out the door with a bit of dark humor…

Memorial Day Open Thread

Abraham Lincoln’s letter of condolence to Mrs. Lydia Bixby of Boston, Massachusetts who, as it turned out lost 2 sons.

Executive Mansion,

Washington, Nov. 21, 1864.

Dear Madam,

I have been shown in the files of the War Department a statement of the Adjutant General of Massachusetts that you are the mother of five sons […]

Sunday Open Thread

My granddad in 1959, a POW in WW2 at the grave of his brother Jack who was killed by mortarfire in Italy in October 1943.

Saturday Open Thread

Friday Open Thread

TREK.

A photo posted by Travel, Roadtrips & Wanderlust (@natgeoutdoors) on May 26, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT

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Thursday Open Thread

As seen on the Book of Face.

Wednesday Open Thread

Battle of Gettysburg survivors drop flowers on battlefield from plane, Memorial (Decoration) Day, this week 1938

https://t.co/iY2v7YAWdC

Tuesday Open Thread

Monday Open Thread

#NorthernLights flash overhead near the town of #Salekhard, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, #Russia. | April 8, 2016 | ? : Sergey Anisimov | #auroraborealis #borealis #northernlightsphotos

A photo posted by Getty Images (@gettyimages) […]

Sunday Open Thread