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The 4 Minute Mile

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There was a looooooong time in human history (about 51,000 years) where this was considered impossible. There were many years when people thought people would explode if they ran quicker than 4 minutes.

Quick: think of something impossible. You’re wrong. It is possible.

PS: So far there have been NO women to break the minute mile….

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16/03/2010 at 10:16 am

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Some Inspiration

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I found this picture while searching for new mashups and remixes… this shot epitomizes the way I wanted my life to look like when I was a kid (except I wanted my Countach to be red… and I still do!):

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11/01/2010 at 5:06 am

Photos by Irving Penn

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Here are some of the photos that have really inspired me. It is hard because many of the great shots are still not online, but I’ve done my best with what is available.

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07/10/2009 at 10:08 pm

Great Moments in History: Tiananmen Square Standoff

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28/07/2009 at 12:00 pm

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Great Moments in History: Martin Luther King’s Dream Speech

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14/07/2009 at 12:00 pm

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Great Moments in History: Apollo Moon Landing

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07/07/2009 at 12:00 pm

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Great Moments in History: End of WWII

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29/06/2009 at 12:00 pm

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