huffingtonpost:

THESE 16 DOGS ARE HEROES. THEY ARE ALSO PIT BULLS.

Virtually every dog relishes a loving scratch behind the ears and some sweet, vocal praise. But dogs identified as pit bulls get a bad reputation and a lot less love.

Try not to cry as you read the full stories behind these heroic pit bulls here. 

Stanley Kubrick and his daughter Vivian

Traci Lords in John Waters’ Cry-Baby (1990)

Bette Davis in Of Human Bondage, 1934

Unknown Beauty with an outdoor phonograph ~ Early 1930’s 

via old-fashioned-way.org