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'Vomit on the table' and speak like a 1950s hipster

Dictionary of Hipster slang - on order from Amazon. You won't have a CLUE what I'm saying when this arrives.

An American soldier looks back at the beach after landing at Colleville sur Mer in Normandy. (June 6, 1944)

1861-1865, Nashville, Tennessee, Confederate States of America --- Two wounded Federal soldiers are cared for by Anne Bell, a nurse during the American Civil War.

Southern Lady, Union Spy Elizabeth Van Lew was a well-born resident of Richmond, VA who built & operated an extensive spy ring for the United States during the American Civil War. Under the nose of the Confederate government, she gathered intelligence, hampered the Southern war effort, & helped scores of Union soldiers escape from Richmond prisons. A Northern sympathizer in the Confederate capital, she led what one historian called "the most productive espionage operation of the Civil War."

A postman emptying the pillar box the morning after a heavy bombing raid in London. Circa 1940-41.

Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History

Bayard Rustin brought 200,000 people to the Mall in Washington, in an orderly & peaceable fashion, producing the 1963 March for Jobs and Freedom on a shoestring and creating the blueprint for the modern American mass demonstration. He helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Coalition to support a young, little-known minister named Martin Luther King Jr. He spent 1944-6 in prison for being a Quaker C.O., and 60 days in jail for homosexual behavior in 1953. Click through.