A friend of all children

December is right around the corner. It’s the month for family, tradition and festivities. But most of us get excited because of one man. You might know him as Father Christmas, Santa, Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, or Sinterklaas. He brings candy and presents to nice children everywhere. It’s a long celebrated tradition. One that we should …

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Back in 1964 Ford launched the Mustang. The first of the new class pony cars. It was compact, affordable and sporty. Aimed at young people it revolutionized the industry. Not like muscle cars who were bigger and focused on performing just with a massive engine under the hood. Nowadays things became more complicated. And most of its rivals disappeared over the years. The Ford Mustang however never gone out of production. But the differentiation of being a pony car is now open for debate. I think tradition still plays a role. But doesn’t imply that terms like pony or muscle car couldn’t be applied a little more liberally. (Photo by @ford)
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Every tattoo has a different reason or meaning. Which creates interesting individual stories. But there is a long history of tattooing that you might not be aware of. Check out this video from TED-Ed @tededucation to learn about the long and beautiful history of tattoos. Find the link through our bio. Photo @fenix.sun from @suicidegirls.
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Mini Museum by @hansfex, the portable collection of rare curiosities from Earth and beyond.
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The Old-School Military History of a T-shirt

Probably every men has a T-shirt in their closet. And it seems impossible to think there was a time they didn’t exist. But the T-shirt has an interesting history. “The modern tee as we know it was issued as an undergarment by the US Navy around 1913, to keep soldiers’ sweat off of the more expensive pieces of …

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