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July 18th, 2018 - 11:10 am § in Misc.

Marking up the DT

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July 18th, 2018 - 2:58 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Where is this?

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July 18th, 2018 - 1:31 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS

Chimpanzees Use Spears To Hunt A troop of chimpanzees in southeastern Senegal are proving to be a continued source of surprise and amazement for primatologists. Not only do members forge weapons to hunt, making them the only known group to use tools to injure or kill…[...]

July 17th, 2018 - 9:31 am § in Misc.

SUPERPLANE

Length: 143 ft 10 in The successor to the Pregnant Guppy, this was the first Guppy aircraft made by Aero Spacelines. As you can tell, there’s plenty of room for cargo. You could pack a two bedroom apartment in there with ease.[...]

July 17th, 2018 - 5:17 am § in Misc.

Arrival of the Portland .. Why we have Seafair

The  Golden Potlatch Festival was organized and held July 17 – 22, 1911 by the  Seattle Carnival Association The slogan: “A hot time at a cool festival.” July 17th was chosen as the date when, in 1897, two tons of gold arrived in Seattle from the Yukon on the steamship Portland. A mile-long [...]

July 17th, 2018 - 12:48 am § in Misc.

Jimmy Cagney’s Birthday

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July 17th, 2018 - 12:45 am § in Misc.

Where is the pilot?

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July 16th, 2018 - 1:53 pm § in Misc.

John McCain Calls Trump “disgraceful — “No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant. “

SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON TRUMP-PUTIN MEETING Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on President Trump’s meeting and press conference with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki: “Today’s press conf[...]

July 16th, 2018 - 12:05 pm § in Misc.

ORIGINS of the NIH: July 16, 1798 US establishes the Public Health Service

Chronology of Events 1700 | 1800 | 1900 | 1910 | 1920 | 1930 | 1940 | 1950 | 1960 | 1970 | 1980 | 1990 | 2000 1700 1798 The Marine Hospital Service was established with the July 16 signing by President John Adams of an act for the relief of sick and disabled […][...]

July 15th, 2018 - 12:00 pm § in Misc.

TANEWS: BREAKING: Putin is going to offer to extradite Snowden for trial in the USA!

(TANEWS*, Finland)  A source in the Finnish secret police, Suojelupoliisi  SUPO) has told TAN’s news source in Norway that Edward Snowden is returning to the US! Mr. Putin and Mr. Trump have agreed that Russia will respond to the charges against its intelligence agency by offering to return[...]