It’s difficult to believe just how lucky dogs of wealthy, high-ranking and presumably eccentric samurai’s or daimyo’s (feudal lord) in the mid to late Edo period (mid-18th to mid-19th century) were. Yes this truly bizarre rawhide suit and lacquered wooden mask canine samurai armor,was for sale on the Japanese antiques site Toraba several years back.
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Russia yesterday announced plans for a hotel in orbit 217 miles up which would house seven guests in four cabins and have huge windows for views of the Earth turning below. No McDonalds, no beer…Epic failure. Just getting there will be an adventure in itself – it will take two days aboard a Soyuz rocket