the mastermind and custodian of my own myth
The freedom of the mind is the beginning of all other freedoms.
Clinton Lee Scott

Our democracy is a people’s democracy. And it can be as great as the people can be, but it’s also as fallible as people are.

George Takei shares a pretty profound insight into America’s strength and dangerous flaw

Instead of talking about Star Trek or his gay-rights activism, the actor chose to discuss his World War II experience on The Daily Show

(via theweekmagazine)

RT @nyhistory:

#OnThisDay in 1948: New York International Airport (today #JFK) was dedicated.
Robert Lester, Idlewild, New York International Airport, ca. 1949. Gelatin silver photograph. New-York Historical Society

RT @nyhistory:

#OnThisDay in 1948: New York International Airport (today #JFK) was dedicated.

Robert Lester, Idlewild, New York International Airport, ca. 1949. Gelatin silver photograph. New-York Historical Society