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Vintage Photos Of Christmas Shopping In New York City 100 Years Ago
These vintage photographs of Christmas in New York during the 1910's show the holiday spirit that has always engulfed the city. True, the streets don’t look as festive, and store facades aren’t as decked out as they are today. But in terms of the crowds, the vendors, and all the kids captivated ...  More
Dec. 23, 2017
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Thousands Of Letters Addressed To God Arrive In Israel Every Year
In a postal sorting office beside a bakery on an industrial estate in Jerusalem, hundreds of letters are carefully set aside for special delivery and treated with the respect accorded to sacred documents. The envelopes are variously addressed, but all are destined for the same place. And all are ...  More
Jan. 3, 2017
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Plastic Religion: Barbie Nativity Set By Artists Pool & Marianela
In 2014, two Argentine artists, Marianela Perelli and Pool Paolini, turned 33 models of Barbie and Ken into religious icons for an exhibition called 'Barbie, the Plastic Religion'. The show featured Barbie as the Virgin Mary and Ken as Jesus Christ, and included religious figures from Catholicism, ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
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“Hipster Nativity Set” By “Modern Nativity” Is Jesus Born Today
"Modern Nativity" company has created a nativity set a little different from the one you used to play with at your grandmother's house. The "hipster nativity set" is what the nativity scene would look like if jesus was born in 2016. It's filled with Segways, selfies, and Amazon Prime. The set ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017