USS Texas, a battleship launched in 1912, at the San Jacinto Memorial, Houston.
The Aliceara Memoria Jay Yamada ‘Kauai’ Orchid. As a part of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Japan’s gift of the cherry blossom trees to Washington, D.C. various orchids are exhibited.
Cymbidium at U.S botanical garden.
Clown Show orchid.
Peter Black orchid.
WWII: Between 1941 and 1945, in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Yet segregated and holders of limited rights.
[The Library of Congress]
By Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC.
During the Occupy Wall Street protests.
The U.S. Coast Guard used cannon fire to sink the empty 50m / 164ft Japanese ship in the Gulf of Alaska’s 305m / 1,000ft deep waters. The ghost ship drifted across the Pacific Ocean after last year’s tsunami.
Colors of the French Quarter, or Vieux Carré, the oldest area in New Orleans.
The Californian Pocket Shot ($2) is a portable 50 ml pocket of hard liquor. Choose from Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Caribbean Gold Rum, Premium Triple Distilled Vodka, London Dry Gin, and Especial Gold Tequila.
The highest U.S. concentration of distressed sales are found in Las Vegas and Detroit, almost 1 in 2 properties sold in February were foreclosure or REO (property owned by a lender) sales.
Delicious sun-dried peas from Calbee America.