Paul McCartney and Mick Jagger, 1967
Yogi Berra takes issue with the umpire’s “safe” call after Robinson’s electrifying steal of home in Game 1 of the 1955 World Series. Six decades after it was taken, this picture reminds us of what an intense competitor Berra, like Robinson, really was. Today, he’s often regarded a cuddly old ambassador for baseball. But back then, when the game was on the line, Yogi Berra was a warrior.
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Chuck Berry and Mick Jagger
Igor Sikorsky and Orville Wright, 1942
Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr.
Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr.
“Giant sequoias live at high elevations, enduring cold, heavy snows, lightning strikes—and growing bulky and strong, though not so tall as coast redwoods. This individual, the President, is the second most massive tree known on Earth.” (Sequoias Gallery - National Geographic and accompanying article)