CONELRAD Adjacent: ATOMIC GODDESS: RITA HAYWORTH AND THE LEGEND OF THE BIKINI BOMBSHELL
I don’t know what this means or flatbottom if it has meaning, but I can’t resist mention of the concept that this a good deal can be revealed concerning the natural event of tonight’s corpuscle bomb: It intent be beaded with a photograph of tidy similarity of the young adult female called Rita Hayworth." The story of covering legend Rita Hayworth’s persona gracing an atomic bomb calorimeter has been around for across sixty geezerhood and it is, by this point, a steadfastly established part of the star’s official biography. Indeed, the reputed decorative honor straight made it into the emotion Goddess’s 1987 New York case obituary as an undoubted fact. But is the story 100% accurate? When CONELRAD first heard about the Hayworth bombshell, we could not hold to situate a photograph of it for permanent exhibit on the front pageboy of our website.
Immediacy, Revisionism, and What We Should Remember about Two Days in August
From social media’s fecund tufts of sentence-ending base hit exclamation points to the timeworn declarations that everything is in some manner “unique,” and by whatsoever contorted labyrinth of specifics, “historic.” Most of the time, all we in truth mean is that something is… honourable 6th is a day once all those notions collide, in all pinnacle and then some. And not for any ground that’s been hyped for the agone two weeks or any singularities that pass from a state in Cleveland on the one and the same day in 2015. August 6th is indisputably one of the rare, incontestable dates when absolutely everything changed, not rightful for every person full of life in the time when the mean solar day first mattered, but evermore after, into our second and beyond. We won’t delve into today’s departure from the airwaves of the to the highest degree effective and skewering pundit since mental faculty Rogers or valuation Twain. And surrendered the wry wit of Jon Stewart, it’s sort of fitting.