Finland shares an 833-mile border with an aggressive and unpredictable neighbor. That proximity led to a major conflict during World War II—the horrific Winter War—and even now it keeps Finns nervous about Russia’s intentions. David Wolman suited up to train with the elite soldiers who will be on the front lines if this cold feud ever gets hot.
Source: Red Dawn in Lapland
Many of us would, given the choice, rather spend Christmas with our pets than our families. Robert E. Jackson shows us humankind’s love for pets in this gallery of fabulous family Christmas cards in which the pets are to the fore. “But during the many happy hours that Cadpig was to … Continue reading “Family Pets in Fabulous Vintage Holiday Greeting Cards”