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Baseball, anyone? - ScottFromWyoming - Aug 9, 2022 - 10:32am
 
Radio Paradise Comments - miamizsun - Aug 9, 2022 - 10:15am
 
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Things that make you happy - GeneP59 - Aug 9, 2022 - 8:47am
 
unusual time signatures - ScottFromWyoming - Aug 9, 2022 - 8:26am
 
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More reggae, less Marley please - thisbody - Aug 9, 2022 - 6:48am
 
Media Bias - Red_Dragon - Aug 9, 2022 - 6:34am
 
Today in History - Red_Dragon - Aug 9, 2022 - 5:40am
 
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John Lennon's Jukebox - thisbody - Aug 8, 2022 - 4:55am
 
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What are you listening to now? - westslope - Aug 4, 2022 - 3:00pm
 
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What Makes You Laugh? - GeneP59 - Aug 1, 2022 - 5:14am
 
Nuclear power - saviour or scourge? - NoEnzLefttoSplit - Jul 31, 2022 - 9:46pm
 
ATTN: Kate Bush Fans! - Steely_D - Jul 31, 2022 - 8:34pm
 
Australia has Disappeared - Proclivities - Jul 31, 2022 - 4:26am
 
You might be getting old if...... - Manbird - Jul 30, 2022 - 6:26pm
 
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Mr Peabody's Coal Train Broke - oldviolin - Jul 29, 2022 - 6:21pm
 
What Did You Do Today? - Antigone - Jul 29, 2022 - 5:01pm
 
260,000 Posts in one thread? - Isabeau - Jul 29, 2022 - 4:43pm
 
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Posted: Aug 9, 2022 - 5:40am

1945 – World War II: Nagasaki is devastated when an atomic bomb, Fat Man, is dropped by the United States B-29 Bockscar. Thirty-five thousand people are killed outright, including 23,200–28,200 Japanese war workers, 2,000 Korean forced workers, and 150 Japanese soldiers.
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Posted: Aug 9, 2022 - 5:36am

1854 – American Transcendentalist philosopher Henry David Thoreau publishes his memoir Walden.
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Posted: Aug 8, 2022 - 8:40am

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1969 – At a zebra crossing in London, photographer Iain Macmillan takes the iconic photo that becomes the cover image of the Beatles' album Abbey Road.

Often duplicated.... way too often.... but ICONIC nonetheless.
 
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Posted: Aug 8, 2022 - 6:11am

 Red_Dragon wrote:

1969 – At a zebra crossing in London, photographer Iain Macmillan takes the iconic photo that becomes the cover image of the Beatles' album Abbey Road.

Often duplicated.... way too often.... but ICONIC nonetheless.


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Posted: Aug 8, 2022 - 6:11am

1988 – The first night baseball game in the history of Chicago's Wrigley Field (game was rained out in the fourth inning).
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Posted: Aug 8, 2022 - 6:09am

1969 – At a zebra crossing in London, photographer Iain Macmillan takes the iconic photo that becomes the cover image of the Beatles' album Abbey Road.
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Posted: Aug 7, 2022 - 1:11pm

1930 – The last confirmed lynching of black people in the Northern United States occurs in Marion, Indiana; two men, Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith, are killed.
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Posted: Aug 6, 2022 - 7:43am

2012 – NASA's Curiosity rover lands on the surface of Mars.
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Posted: Aug 6, 2022 - 7:40am

1996 – The Ramones played their farewell concert at The Palace, Los Angeles, CA.
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Posted: Aug 6, 2022 - 7:37am

1945 – World War II: Hiroshima, Japan is devastated when the atomic bomb "Little Boy" is dropped by the United States B-29 Enola Gay. Around 70,000 people are killed instantly, and some tens of thousands die in subsequent years from burns and radiation poisoning.
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Posted: Aug 5, 2022 - 5:11am

1974 – Watergate scandal: President Richard Nixon, under orders of the US Supreme Court, releases the "Smoking Gun" tape, recorded on June 23, 1972, clearly revealing his actions in covering up and interfering investigations into the break-in. His political support vanishes completely.
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Posted: Aug 5, 2022 - 5:01am

1957 – American Bandstand, a show dedicated to the teenage "baby-boomers" by playing the songs and showing popular dances of the time, debuts on the ABC television network.
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Posted: Aug 4, 2022 - 7:52am

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Reagan begat 





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Posted: Aug 4, 2022 - 7:50am

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1987 – The Federal Communications Commission rescinds the Fairness Doctrine which had required radio and television stations to present controversial issues "fairly".



Reagan begat 

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Posted: Aug 4, 2022 - 6:56am

1987 – The Federal Communications Commission rescinds the Fairness Doctrine which had required radio and television stations to present controversial issues "fairly".
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Posted: Aug 4, 2022 - 6:53am

1693 – Date traditionally ascribed to Dom Perignon's invention of champagne; it is not clear whether he actually invented champagne, however he has been credited as an innovator who developed the techniques used to perfect sparkling wine.
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Posted: Aug 2, 2022 - 7:37am

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1939 – Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard write a letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt, urging him to begin the Manhattan Project to develop a nuclear weapon.


I've seen that letter (or some version or copy of it) at the Bradbury Science Museum in Los Alamos, NM.

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Posted: Aug 2, 2022 - 6:59am

1939 – Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard write a letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt, urging him to begin the Manhattan Project to develop a nuclear weapon.
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Posted: Aug 2, 2022 - 6:59am

1937 – The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is passed in America, the effect of which is to render marijuana and all its by-products illegal.
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Posted: Aug 2, 2022 - 6:58am

1934 – Adolf Hitler becomes Führer of Germany following the death of President Paul von Hindenburg.
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