Lake View Cemetery: The Haserot Angel 

It’s called the Angel of Death Victorious. Due to an effect of weathering and erosion on the bronze, the statue appears to be weeping black tears at all times. 


Throwback Thursday - Bob Anderson, expert swordsman, fight choreographer, Vader stunt double. A legend.

"Inevitably, I always find myself back in the city, sandwiched between vast walls, involuntarily eavesdropping on stupid conversations no matter where I go. When I’m not working, I’m patiently awaiting the next opportunity to drive away from the chatter and into the woods, where no one talks and clouds of smoke move extra slowly as they float away."


Simo Häyhä, nicknamed “White Death,” was a Finnish sniper. Using a modified Mosin-Nagant in the Winter War, he has the highest recorded number (505) of confirmed sniper kills in any major war.

Shanghai, China, 1989. By Steve McCurry.