Tuesday Open Thread

This tree was hit by lightning in Baldwyn, MS. It burned the inside. From @jkroxie pic.twitter.com/OKXNMZrmVi

— James Spann (@spann) April 22, 2017

Monday Open Thread

Hellcat burning on the deck of the USS Lexington ca. 1942

Sunday Open Thread

Frescoes by Giotto (1302-05) at Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, Italy

Saturday Open Thread 

Under the Great Wave by Hokusai

Friday Open Thread 

An American soldier holding two swords hidden at the grave of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia,  May 1945.

Thursday Open Thread 

Neils Bohr and Albert Einstein discussing their favorite episodes of Spongebob Squarepants

Wednesday Open Thread 

A close-up of a British heavily armed patrol of L Detachment SAS in their jeeps, just back from a three month patrol, 18 Jan 1943. Source: Imperial War Museum.

Tuesday Open Thread 

5MB IBM hard drive in 1956

Monday Open Thread

Carole Lombard and William Powell from My Man Godfrey.

Easter Open Thread 

Risen Christ with St. Thomas by Rembrandt