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Predicting The iPad In 1968The AtlanticMoney quote is Arthur C. Clarke's description of something akin to an ipad in 1968: “When he tired of official reports and memoranda and minutes, ...
Tbo.comMonster mobilesTbo.comRobert Givens, right, and Jeffery Avant laugh at a halloween prop hanging out of the passenger seat of a 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Saturday afternoon at the ...and more »
Marc Beauchamp: Ode to a yellowed newspaper from 1968Record-Searchlighta yellowed copy of the Record Searchlight from May 22, 1968. It was saved, presumably, because of the sensational story on the front page — the famous ...and more »
Kansas City StarRoyals: Soria's streak - 23.2 or 24 innings?Kansas City StarIn 1968, DD had a scoreless streak of 58.2 IP. Here is how he got those 58.2 innings. The last batter he faced on May 10, 1968 scored, so there are no ...and more »
Philip Larkin Letters to Monica: November 27, 1968Telegraph.co.ukPhilip Larkin sent Monica Jones 1421 letters and 521 postcards between December 1946 and April 1984. They document an important part of the poet's life. ...and more »
This date in baseball: October 2Kansas City Star1968: Bob Gibson set a World Series record by striking out 17 Detroit Tigers in game one. 1978: In a one-game playoff for the AL East title, Bucky Dent hit ...and more »
Boys Basketball: Loudoun County 1968-69 Team to Hold Reunion Oct. 22-23Viva Loudoun (blog)Leesburg (Oct. 1, 2010) - The 1968-69 Loudoun County High School boys basketball team will hold a reunion on Oct. 22 at the school. ...
UFO spotted over Arlington?Arlington Advocate (blog)The year was 1968. The date coincided with the Fourth of July. The eye-witness account, though, was posted on Sept. 29, 2010, on a website called MUFON of ...and more »
Sex offender charged in 1968 slaying in SeattleSeattle TimesBy filing charges in the June 1968 slaying, Seattle police and prosecutors potentially have solved one of Seattle's oldest cold cases. ...Everett man charges in 2nd cold case murderSeattle Timesall 29 news articles »
UW review Konz says time for a return to basicsMilwaukee Journal Sentinel21, 1968 - Arizona State 55, Wisconsin 7 Madison — One Wisconsin player wasn't upset to see UW struggle to a 27-14 victory over San Jose State. ...and more »
ReutersRain Delays US Open Men's Nadal-Djokovic Final Until TomorrowBloomberg... and lacks only a title in New York to become the youngest man since the Open era of professional tennis began in 1968 to complete the Grand Slam. ...Federer or Nadal? Re-Analyzing the Greatest of All-Time DebateWorld Tennis MagazineRafael Nadal continues to tinker with tennis historyUSA TodayNadal roars into US Open finalThe HinduBangalore Mirror -AFP -Vancouver Sunall 3,071 news articles »
Lakers blog profile: KobeMVP888 explains his switch from Knicks fan to Lakers fanLos Angeles Times (blog)How I became a Lakers fan: I started in following the NBA in 1967 or 1968. My first game was the 1968 All-Star Game at the old Madison Square Garden (the ...
msnbc.comClaude Chabrol, 80, Director, DiesNew York TimesAs a result he averaged two or three films a year through the 1960s and 1970s, alternating personal films like “La Femme Infidèle”(1968) with international ...French filmmaker Claude Chabrol dies at 80The Associated PressFrench New Wave film-maker Claude Chabrol at age 80Examiner.comFrance mourns Claude Chabrol, giant of cinema's New WaveIndependentCBC.ca (blog) -Film School Rejects (blog) -Indie Wire (blog)all 431 news articles »
Globe and MailIt's the 22nd time that Cincinnati has played New England dating back to 1968WCPOThe Bengals and Patriots first played in 1968, the first year in the league for the Bengals. They played at Boston's Fenway Park with the Patriots winning ...Game 1: Bengals at PatriotsBoston GlobeKick Off - Cincinnati Bengals vs. New England Patriots Online Streaming LiveSan Lorenzo Valley Press-Banner9/12/10: Bengals-Pats pregame notesCincinnati.com (blog)Bleacher Report -NESN.comall 1,518 news articles »
King murder photos illuminate Ernest Withers' FBI linkDeSoto AppealThroughout the FBI's files on the 1968 sanitation strike, photographer Ernest Withers appears only as a number – confidential informant ...Chris Peck: A puzzling picture by Ernest WithersMemphis Commercial Appealall 3 news articles »
US Open-Most Lopsided Women's FinalsGreenwich TimeAP, Prior to 1968, the United States National Championships was an amateur event. It became the US Open in 1968 when the tournament was open to ...and more »
Mirror.co.ukMade in Dagenham: A 1968 strike led to equal pay for womenIndependentWhen women machinists at Ford's Dagenham factory downed tools in 1968 in protest at the fact that they were classed as unskilled workers, ...Made in Dagenham, Toronto Film FestivalIndependentMade In DagenhamScreen InternationalThe women strikers who bought Ford to its kneesMirror.co.ukall 5 news articles »
Globe and MailDaley dynasty: 1 family rule of Chicago nears endThe Associated PressAnd in 1968, when Bobby Kennedy was seeking the presidency he was reported to have said, "Daley means the whole ball game." It was in 1968 that the elder ...Michael Barone: The End of Chicago's Daley DynastyWall Street JournalTimeline: Mayor Daley's CareerFOXNewsRichard M. Daley, Chicago mayor, boss and Obama mentor, calls it quits next yearLos Angeles Times (blog)Chicago Tribune -Freeport Journal-Standardall 2,561 news articles »
Daily MailMedal of Honor for Pa. vet killed in 1968Philadelphia InquirerRichard Etchberger died in Laos in 1968 saving fellow Americans at a top-secret radar station that was overrun by North Vietnamese commandos ...Obama to award posthumous Medal of Honor to PA manThe Associated PressObama to Award Posthumous Medal of Honor to Air Force Chief Killed in 1968myfoxny.comAirman killed in Laos awarded Medal of HonorAirForceTimes.comUS Navy SEALs Blog & Information (blog) -Whitehouse.gov (press release) -Wall Street Journal (blog)all 129 news articles »
Richard Etchberger died in Laos in 1968 saving fellow Americans at a top-secret radar station that was overrun by North Vietnamese commandos. Etchberger, who grew up north of Reading, Pa., was nominated that year for the Medal of Honor. But there was a
...plan existed to bring the 1968 Olympic Games to Berlin, which was divided by then East and West Germany, a sports historian said Saturday. But the Allies, along with the West German government, would not allow it. Christopher Young, who also heads German...
History News Network
...rapport des femmes à celle-ci depuis tant d’années. C’est en créant son premier pull-over, vêtement emblématique de la Maison, en 1968, que Sonia Rykiel entreprit cette révolution. Ultra-moulant, il épouse le corps de chaque femme telle une seconde peau et...
...We do this on a weekly basis to bring you our , and this week’s is certainly special. We found not one, but a pair of late 1968/69 Opel Rallye Kadetts for sale. General Motors introduced the Kadett in 1962 as a basic Volkswagen Beetle competitor. The second-generation...
...their clothing. He faces trial in Michigan on charges of killing Gwendolyn Perry, 36. She was strangled with her stockings in December 1968 and her body dumped in a field near Pontiac. China worked Tuesday to unclog the world's longest traffic jam stretching...
United Press International
...deputies headed south on Monday to pick up 67-year-old Nolan Ray George, who is suspected in the slaying of a Pontiac woman in 1968. George was ordered extradited to Michigan by a judge in Butler County, Ohio, on a first-degree murder warrant in the death...
HAMILTON, Ohio An Ohio judge has ordered a convicted murderer to Michigan to face charges in a 41-year-old slaying.
Judge Patricia Oney of Butler County Common Pleas Court outside Cincinnati on Monday ordered 67-year-old Nolan Ray George transported to
...cover image from the Lizard Collection: a “very fine” to “near mint” edition of Captain Marvel #1, originally published in May 1968. Wikipedia has some interesting details on the unique history of this book: Captain Marvel (Marvel Comics). Following a trial...
Little Green Footballs
The child star of 'Diff'rent Strokes' passes away after a brain hemorrhage in Utah. (May 28)
...you and I apologize for my despicable behavior," Alcala told the victim during his cross examination after she testified about her 1968 ordeal during the penalty phase of Alcala's trial. The victim, now 50, told Alcala's jury that she remembers walking school...
The Orange County Register
Download this song FREE at: freedownloadfullalbums.com Download this movie from youtube free at: www.flvdirect.com Lady Gaga (born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta on March 28, 1986) is an American recording artist. She began performing in the rock music scene of New York City's Lower East Side. She soon signed with Streamline Records, an imprint of Interscope Records, upon its establishment in 2007. During her early time at Interscope, she worked as a songwriter for fellow label artists and captured the attention of Akon, who recognized her vocal abilities, and had her also sign to his own label, Kon Live Distribution. Her debut album, The Fame, was released in August, 2008. In addition to receiving generally positive reviews, it went number-one in four countries, and topped the Billboard Top Electronic Albums chart in the United States. Its first two singles,"Just Dance" and "Poker Face", co-written and co-produced with RedOne, became international number-one hits, and the album later earned a total of six Grammy Award nominations and won awards for Best Electronic/Dance Album and Best Dance Recording. In early 2009, after having opened for New Kids on the Block and the Pussycat Dolls, she embarked on her first headlining tour, The Fame Ball Tour. By the end of 2009, she released her second studio album The Fame Monster, with the global chart-topping lead single "Bad Romance", as well as having embarked on her second headlining tour of the year, The Monster Ball Tour ...
The HeraldCapital landmark to be redevelopedThe Press Association... project will bring the A-listed building, once mooted as a possible base for the Scottish Parliament, back into public use for the first time since 1968.Royal High School set to rise again as £35m art hotelScotsmanHistoric school set to become a £35m hotelThe Heraldall 14 news articles »
Washington Post'Most of the Saints Were Martyrs' - Bourbon Street Bumblers' Amazing 43-Year ...American Chronicle1 pick in 1968 for a 31-yearold warhorse with bad wheels who was four years older than the owner. 3. In the 1967 expansion draft, the Saints plucked Paul ...With Super Bowl, Indianapolis Colts can surpass Baltimore ColtsBaltimore SunThe Colts Nation and the Who Dats; like night and dayNOLA.comThe Cauldron's Super Bowl XLIV PreviewThe Cauldron (subscription)all 3,101 news articles »
BBC NewsWhy Quietly Pro-War 'Hurt Locker' Has the Oscar EdgeFOXNewsBack in the 60s, when the war was raging, Hollywood opposed the war (yes, John Wayne had enough muscle to make “The Green Berets” in 1968, and the film was ...• Oscar duos (or do-overs): Bigelow vs. Cameron for best director reminds us ...Plain DealerOscar History Filled With Firsts, TriviaWLKY.comBigelow triumphs at DGA AwardsScreen AfricaMoviefoneall 3,314 news articles »
Tim Tebow will take a stand with his Super Bowl ad and should be applauded for ...ESPN... just as courageous as Muhammad Ali's decision to not enter the draft, or Tommie Smith's and John Carlos' black power salute at the 1968 summer Olympics. ...and more »
Jim ClarkNewsOK.comIn 1968, the racing world lost a gifted champion and was suddenly confronted with its own mortality. By STEVEN REIVE WHEELBASE COMMUNICATIONS Comments 0 He ...
Gear4music.comBlack Rebel Motorcycle Club's equipment stolenLiveDaily.comThe equipment, which included 1968 Ampeg Scrolltop fretless bass, belonged to singer/bassist Robert Levon Been's father, Michael Been, who is the band's ...Black Rebel Motorcycle Club have guitars stolenGear4music.comall 7 news articles »
Week of events mark SC's Orangeburg MassacreMyrtle Beach Sun News8, 1968 incident in which three students were killed and 28 wounded after picketing at a segregated bowling alley. Among other events during the week are ...and more »
Salem-News.ComVietnam soldier's burial brings closureAmarillo.comThe family had a memorial service in 1968 and another one in 1996, the second one an attempt to bring closure for Aldrich's aging father. ...Remains of Vietnam-era soldier returnedUPI.comSoldier Missing in Action from Vietnam War IdentifiedSalem-News.ComSoldier's remains recently returned from VietnamHouston ChronicleWFAA -KWTXall 34 news articles »
Flashback 1968: New Orleans Archbishop offers "Prayer for the Saints"WLOXOne fan proudly shared this prayer which was offered in 1968 by The Most Reverend Philip Hannan, who was then Archbishop of New Orleans. ...and more »
BBC NewsMartin Luther King Jr was assassinated in 1968BBC News... for his work towards ending racial segregation and racial discrimination. He was assassinated in April 1968 during a visit to Memphis, Tennessee, aged 39.Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968)Toronto Star Blogs (blog)On MLK Day, marchers measure progressColumbia Daily HeraldReverend says King killing was 'nightmare'UPI.comWTVW -Ottumwa Courier -Press & Sun-Bulletinall 4,803 news articles »
...on the back-to-back of clatter of “Houdini Rites” and “Void”, but those are two of the least interesting artifacts of Alphabet 1968, together forming a kind of aural wallpaper rather than a monolithic mind warp. The scenery is better painted by an ominous...
...Speer of Tustin won third place with her 1968 ambulance in a contest at the annual Trick or Treat Festival at the Orange County Market Place in Costa Mesa on Oct. 25. Speer's entry was her 1968 Cotner Bevington custom rebuilt ambulance. The contest judged...
The Orange County Register
...a more “classic” and song-based aesthetic than he has shown before. To my ears, he seems to have been largely successful: Alphabet 1968 is filled with pianos, vintage synthesizers, strings, and an omnipresent patina of tape/radio hiss that evokes a vague...
...held in 1968 hijacking faces NYC arraignment By CRISTIAN SALAZAR Associated Press Writer More News A man accused of using weapons hidden in a diaper bag to terrorize airline passengers while hijacking their plane and diverting it to Cuba in 1968 faces a courthouse...
...that rocked the foundations of American society. The exhibition engages visitors by showing how the extraordinary events of 1968 were experienced nationally and locally. 1968 in America features artifacts from the Vietnam War, social protests, presidential...
The Herald Bulletin
A surreal, allegorical tale, it is based on the short story of the same name by John Cheever, adapted by Eleanor Perry (wife of director Frank).
Very young!!!!!! Rod Evans Nick Dimper Jon Lord Ian Paice Ritchie Blackmore
...any lingering enthusiasm among the emerging Turkish left for Russian-style state socialism. Jan Machacek was just a toddler in 1968 and remembers being scolded by his mother for pedaling his tricycle through the serried ranks of the invading Russian tanks....
Ella Fitzgerald sings "Summertime" (from "Porgy and Bess" - George and Ira Gershwin) in a TV Special from 1968. (From Globo TV, Brazil).