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July 28 in San Antonio history...

World War I – 1914
Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia.

Earl “Fatha” Hines performs at the Library Auditorium (now the Carver Center) on Hackberry Street. 25 more words


Mega Man 1 - 6

Ever summer I play through some of my favorite games. Mega Man games always make it in the mix. Six Mega Man games came out for the NES in a seven year span. 543 more words


Rocks In The Attic #335: The Travelling Wilburys - ‘Traveling Wilburys Vol 1’ (1988)

As a rule I don’t go for supergroups. There’s too much ego, hype and general bullshit to get in the way. At least with this album, there’s no truth to spoil the illusion – none of the contributors (George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne and Tom Petty) are mentioned anywhere on the album sleeve. 246 more words

George Harrison

Superhero games from arcade's past - Superman

Superman’s history in video games is kind of a mess. Almost every time someone tries to make a game based around the Man of Steel, the results never end well. 1,236 more words


Today in Madonna History: July 23, 1988

On July 23 1988, “Madonna – Ciao Italia: Live From Italy” hit #1 on the Top Music Videos chart in the US.