Ready for the Weekend 4/24/2015

Today in 1885 sharpshooter Annie Oakley was hired to be a part of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West. Her life inspired the musical Annie Get Your Gun, starring Ethel Merman.


Ready for the Weekend 4/17/2015

This weekend is Geek Flea 9! Are you ready?


Ready for the Weekend 3/27/2015

Today in 1958, Nikita Khrushchev became Soviet premier in addition to First Secretary of the Communist Party.


Ready for the Weekend 2/13/2015

Well it’s Friday the 13th, so it’s gonna be like that. Also it is almost zero degrees in New Jersey.


Ready for the Weekend 2/6/2015

Well today inĀ 1959, at Cape Canaveral, Florida, the first successful test firing of a Titan intercontinental ballistic missile was accomplished. Also in 1903 grandmother Grace Riley Moran was born.


Ready for the Weekend 1/30/2015

Today in 1982, Richard Skrenta writes the first PC virus code, which is 400 lines long and disguised as an Apple boot program called “Elk Cloner.” Good times!