Tag Archives: Iran

Theodore Roosevelt and Grandson

26th President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt with his grandson, Kermit Roosevelt, Jr., c.1916. Fun fact: Kermit, Jr. eventually ended up working for the CIA and led Operation Ajax in the 1953 Iranian coup that put Reza Shāh Pahlavi on the throne. Source: [Library … Continue reading

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My IKEA glasses seem a bit boring now…

Things I’ve learned this morning: 1) My morning coffee would be that much more awesome if I could drink it from a gold lion cup. 2) The definition of the word “leonine”: it means to resemble a lion or its … Continue reading

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