Sometimes there is just too much going on in the world. Conscientious news-following and awareness of the world and its nuance are necessary, but sometimes a short, superficial breather is needed. Personally I’d usually go for a cigarette, but having just quit that’s not an option anymore; so here’s the next best thing: The Best, Most Salacious Pictures Of The Kardashians!
Just kidding, it’s actually just some cool vintage photos of celebrities. Now pass the nicotine gum.
Thelonius Monk, 1959
‘Zee Zee Top’ playing their high school prom, 1971
Lauren Bacall, 1945
Dolly Parton, 1960s
Newly elected Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, being a ski instructor, 1997
George Harrison takes a selfie at the Taj Mahal, 1966
Diana Ross in the 1980s
Noam Chomsky, looking a little bit like Hugh Hefner, 1969
Sam Cooke and Muhammad Ali
Neil Degrasse Tyson in his wrestling days, late 1970s
Frida Kahlo welcoming Trotsky and his wife to Mexico
Jack Nicholson being Jack Nicholson, 1975
Paul Newman, looking better than…just about everyone else in the world? 1963
Margaret Hamilton, ‘nuff said
Louis Armstrong serenading his wife, colourised
Hunter S Thompson, 1974
BB King, 1950s
Not sure who these people are
I don’t know about you, but that was a hell of an overload of cool. There’s only one thing that could possibly top all that:
Happy Thursday! And look out for those bees.