Albert Einstein wearing fuzzy slippers.

And now here's a picture of Albert Einstein wearing fuzzy slippers. Clearly the inspiration for the Val Kilmer slippers in Real Genius.

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Fabiola Gianotti - shortlisted for Time magazine's 2012 Person of the Year for her leading role in the ATLAS experiment at CERN, leading to the discovery of the Higgs-like boson.      A remarkable leader

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Jimi Hendrix At Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

Jimi Hendrix At Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

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