Ready for the Weekend 9/19/2014

Today in 1976, two Imperial Iranian Air Force F-4 Phantom II jets flew out to investigate an unidentified flying object when both independently lost instrumentation and communications upon approach, only to have them restored upon withdrawal. What are you doing this weekend?

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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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