Ready for the Weekend 9/12/2014

Today in 1952, was the first and last sighting of the Flatwoods Monster! Also known as  Braxton County Monster or the Phantom of Flatwoods!

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Ready for the Weekend 9/5/2014

Today is Michael Keaton’s birthday. Think back fondly on his career; Mr. Mom, Batman and Multiplicity. Enjoy the weekend. 

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Ready for the Weekend 8/29/2014

Today in 1956 Kevin Michael “GG” Allin (born Jesus Christ Allin), an American singer-songwriter for The Murder Junkies and The Jabbers was born. Rock and roll’s lord and savior was born. 

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Ready for the Weekend 8/22/2014

Today in 1932 the BBC first experiments with television broadcasting. And Doctor Who is still on the telly to this day.

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Ready for the Weekend 8/15/2014

Today in 1969 the Woodstock rock and roll concert opened. For years afterward the words “Woodstock of ” and just the suffix -stock would be lazily added to many marketing idea. Thanks hippies!

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Ready for the Weekend 8/8/2014

Today in 1974, President Richard Nixon, in a nationwide television address, announced his resignation from the office of the President of the United States effective noon the next day.

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