Nursultan Nazarbayev Attends The Signing of The Alma-Ata Protocol (1991)

Nursultan Nazarbayev announced in 2019 he was resigning. This ended an era in Kazakhstan, however his political influence is not gone even if he is no longer president. President Nazarbayev become one of the most powerful authoritarian post-cold war leaders in Central Asia. The Alma-Ata Protocol was the foundation for the Commonwealth of Independent States […]

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Most Significant Events of 2019

The First Photograph of a Black Hole  There has finally been physical evidence of a black hole captured through photography. Black holes had been predicted through the mathematical work of Albert Einstein and Karl Swarzschild. However, there was no direct means of detecting this strange phenomenon in outer space. The Event Horizon Telescope collected data […]

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Toys R Us Commercial (1982)

Toys R Us was a large toy store chain can trace its origins back to  1948. It had stores internationally with stores in Australia, the United Kingdom, Austria, France, and Switzerland. Yet, this retail chain was distinctly an American company. It was a large part of American childhoods through the generations. Toy R Us filed […]

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