Hall of Fame

Sir Edmund Hillary is part of an august group of adventurers, entertainers, geniuses, and outlaws in Lapham’s Quarterly’s Celebrity issue “Hall of Fame”. “The Mountaineer” rubs shoulders with Theseus, Confucius, Socrates, Gengkis Khan, Leonardo da Vinci, Francis Drake, Robin Hood, Mozart, William Shakespeare, Henry Ford, Charlie Chaplin, Amelia Earhart, and Elvis Presley, “Well George, we knocked the bastard off” is referenced as Sir Ed’s “Famous Saying”. View the spread here.


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New Zealanders Turn over Their Guns

New Zealanders Turn over Their Guns

The first of more than 250 planned gun collections across New Zealand has been held in Christchurch. The buyback scheme was introduced after March mosque attacks in which 51 Muslim worshippers…