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Wire Walking & Market Moments

As the week comes to an end, nostalgia is definitely the potion you need to capture your emotion, leaving only the comfortable warming of your heart behind.

On this day

Walk on wire

Fear? What fear? On this day in 1974, daredevil Philippe Petit took to the sky, performing 1,312 feet above the ground between the Twin Towers in New York. Three years earlier, he pulled a similar stunt between two towers at Notre Dame de Paris.

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Celebrity spotlight

Nichelle Nichols

Nichols will always be a beloved member of the Starship Enterprise on Star Trek. She almost tossed in the towel after season 1 if it were not for Dr. Martin Luther King. As she was considering leaving the show, he convinced her to stay because she was an important role model for young Black kids and a 'part of history.'

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Photomyne user photo

Fruit for days

"I was returning to the UK after living in Perth, Western Australia for 2.5 years. I stopped off in Bali and traveled all over the island. The year would have been 2001 and I had gone on an organized trip and wish I could remember the exact location. The food market was probably in Kuta.

Photo source: Photomyne user Carl Newman

From our Instagram

Poolside partners

What is there to worry about when you're sitting poolside with the right somebody? It's a good thing we can capture and enjoy those moments again.

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