The back of the 2008 White House holiday card, produced in Lawrence by Hallmark Cards Inc.
The inside of the 2008 White House holiday card, produced in Lawrence by Hallmark Cards Inc.
The 2008 White House holiday card, produced in Lawrence by Hallmark Cards Inc. with art by T. Allen Lawson.
Ruth Elizabeth Love
Valeria Petkova, center, of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm prepares student Andrew Ketterer to test the 'body-swap' illusion, a Swedish science project were people can experience the illusion that either a mannequin or another person's body is their own body in Stockholm, Monday Dec. 1, 2008. In a study presented Tuesday, neuroscientists at Stockholm's renowned Karolinska Institute show how they got volunteers wearing virtual reality goggles to experience the illusion of swapping bodies with a mannequin and a real person.
Sgt. Ryun Nyhus re-enlists during a ceremony at Fort Riley, Kan., Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008. He spent 14 months patrolling the deadly streets of Baghdad, where five members of his platoon were shot and one died. As bad as that was, he would rather go back there than take his chances in this brutal job market.
Oklahoma running back Chris Brown (29), center, finds a hole in the Oklahoma State defense and runs into the end zone with a touchdown in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008. From left to right, are: Oklahoma State defense Ricky Price (6), Brown, and Oklahoma State defensemen Orie Lemon (41) and Quinton Moore (26).
Steamed Plum Pudding is part of the portrait of celebration Charles Dickens envisioned in “A Christmas Carol.” The tale has had a major influence over how Christmas is celebrated today.