World War II - the European Theatre (September 1, 1939 - May 8, 1945)
and the story does suggest
a part 2 to the Turing Test:
1. can machines behave like humans?
2. can we?
I encourage everyone to look at that Atlantic page. They have amazing photo collections and nearly all are sourced/dated, high-res, and captioned.
god bless america
I hope this the last remaining photos of our presidents
Is no one going to talk about Ronald McDonald fighting in Clinton’s background.
I’m not even american and I will reblog these anyday.
I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more American post.
Never not reblog
I love the fact that Bill’s pants are undone
July 4th 1776: American independence
On this day in 1776, the Declaration of Independence was approved and adopted by the Continental Congress. Thus, independence of the United States from the United Kingdom was secured. The Declaration was written mainly by Thomas Jefferson and it explained how Britain’s actions had led to American desire for independence. Congress had voted on July 2nd to declare independence but approved the wording of the official Declaration on July 4th, thus this day is celebrated as Independence Day. The date of its signing by the 56 delegates to Congress has been disputed, but it is generally held to be on August 2nd.
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."