Today in 1984, Salyut 7 cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to perform a space walk. Go outside this weekend!
Today is director Paul Verhoeven’s birthday. Celebrate it with him with some satire and violence. Have a great weekend.
Today is July 11th, so of course you should enjoy some stories from your favorite Unwinnable contributors about 7-11. Have a great weekend, oh thank heaven.
Today in 1984, Tetris, one of the best-selling video games of all time, was released. Nostrovia!
Today in 1888, Nikola Tesla delivered a lecture describing equipment which would allow efficient generation and use of alternating currents to transmit electric power over long distances. Several years later he would develop a defense tower based on this idea that would be bought by NOD and powered by Tiberium.
Today in 1887, American cowboy Buffalo Bill Cody opened his Buffalo Bill Cody’s Wild West show in London. Do something fun this weekend!