Lenin makes a Comeback
At least his face, these shots of Lenin will be sold and the proceeds given to the people of the toxic red sludge disaster in Hungry. There are a total of 200 pieces of communist era relics that will be auctioned off for the charity.
Loy Krathong festival honors the goddess of the river and this villager floats a krathong on the pond to honor her.
These two boys are sharing secrets and smiling as they wait for papa to come out of an alley.
From Space with Love
Mountain in the Andes in South America is pictured here and provided by NASA’s astronaut Douglas Wheelock. How amazing our planet looks from way up high in the sky.
Lincoln Gets His Due
Abe is going from pennies to dollars as his face will be the one minted on the new $1.00 coins. It is shown that printing coins is more economical in the long run. A paper dollar bill is printed for 7 cents, but it has a life span of 21 months. The printed coins cost 16 cents to create, but they last 30 years. The problem is that no one likes using one dollar coins from vendors to vending machines. Think of all the re-tooling soda and snack vendors will be doing to accommodate the new Lincoln solid dollar.
Teens wait the release of the newest Harry Potter movie. Kelsey Shore holds off her friends as they surround her.