Both of my grandfathers circa 1940.
Someone suggested that the rest of the world would soon turn on the US and try to wipe us off the map. I replied with this picture and said That shit ain't happening.
The last time my grandpa left his home country, he had to walk out. c. 1986
The most exciting phrase to hear in science... - Isaac Asimov [580x250]
Both of my grandfathers circa 1940. Two warriors on opposite sides of the world.
Seattle's segregated red line map.
Seatle was a kinda windy last night.
Hey Chief... - 1968
The saddest aspect of life right now... Isaac Asimov [990x233]
I think we figured out what caused your electrical short. [OC]
For any Hip Hop heads in Seattle, my brother is giving a lecture on the history of Seattle Hip Hop (1980-2013), if anyone is interested. (x-post r/Seattle)
I found some of our people while I was in Kenya.
Bridge in Northern Uganda. [4160x2340]
My great-grandfather's grave in Northern Uganda.
Yesterday was my moms birthday. Here she is back in the 1970's.
This house didn't fair too well last night.
An old tweet by my cousin is trending on Reddit, and a lot of people seemed shocked to learn about what happened.
People seem to be complaining about all the pics of tall girls in heels (which is crazy to me, but anyway), so here is a pic of my cousin and I in Kenya with a giraffe.
A recent thread brought up something that happened while I was a student at Cal over 20 years ago. I wrote an article for the Daily Cal at the time describing the experience and another commenter asked if I had a link.
Seattle's segregated redline map. [582x654]
I moved to Uganda to build and sell solar and we just made of first sale/delivery.
8 year old cobalt miner from the DRC. [820x465]
It's been a long time since I had a chance to hit the range.
I stopped by Little Bighorn (aka Custer's Last Stand) on my drive from DC to Seattle.
One paper is owned by the Ugandan Government, and the other is owned by a Kenyan media company. Can you tell which is which by the headline?
Here are pictures of both of my grandfathers. One is from Northern Uganda and one is from Wisconsin. If any of you amazing artists can draw them, I would be eternally grateful.
From Oil to Gold to Diamonds. This Map shows the Most Valuable Export of African Countries [955 x 825] - (x-post r/MapPorn)
This was my album cover from the 90's.
My great-grandfather lived to be 102. Here lies the sword and the spear.
Found this little lady outside my bathroom window in Kampala, Uganda. It was about 3-4 inches long and had a massive web, stretching over 3 meters. Any idea what kind of spider it is? Ruler for scale.
Lion in the grass
This freaky halloween picture came up on r/WTF, and someone commented that it wouldn't be as scary in color. Anyone want to try it out?
Dick's still makes their burgers like McDonald's did in the 70's.
Africa, if borders were set according to travel distance to nearest capital city.
The menu at a beach restaurant in Ixtapa, Mexico.
My parents have had this hidden away in their game closet for 30 years. I think I'm going to build a nice table around it since it's still in such great shape.
[Request] Both of my grandfathers circa 1940. To be able to see them in color would be incredible. (x-post from r/pics)
Pacific Grove in Monterey, CA. A Seagull stole my sandwich from the cart on the 10th and a squirrel got my snickers on the 13th.
Tahoe has some of the best views (and the runs aren't bad, either). This was a few years ago, at Heavenly (I think).
Especially on a 13 hour flight, this is the only way to fly.
So we're doing suits now? At my cousin's wedding a few years ago....
My older brother (6'4) giving a book he wrote to Professor Michael Eric Dyson.
This is how my swing feels sometimes.
This scene from The Shining messed with my head 8 year old head for years afterwards. I could never understand WHY HE IS WEARING A BEAR SUIT?!?!?
Mercedes Rosa Ruiz Mejia from Nicaragua, 97, joins over 5,000 other immigrants taking the oath of citizenship in Los Angeles during a naturalisation ceremony to become new citizens of the US. (X-POST R/HUMANPORN)