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Flag Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Navy Rear Adm. Troy M. Shoemaker for appointment to the rank of… 42 more words

Department Of Defense

On this day in Clash history...

In November 1977, a mere seven months after the release of their eponymous debut album, The Clash were recorded on the famous So It Goes music program, hosted by the late Tony Wilson. 201 more words


Calendar: More Events- November is for Dance

There are quite a few dance shows taking place this November in Kingston. Just last weekend Dance Theatre Xaymaca kicked off November with their 19th season of dance at the Little Theatre (Read the Jamaica Gleaner’s review… 76 more words


US F-35 jet makes 'landmark' aircraft carrier landing

An F-35C makes its 1st arrested landing aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, off the coast of San Diego, on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014. Photo by Kelly M. 783 more words

Clap Your Hands

The story of Happy Mondays is one that’s been attempted a few times, with much that has been written regurgitating the same myths and half truths that made the band so tabloid friendly during their pomp. 375 more words


Happy Mondays - Wrote For Luck (1988)


In 1985, the little-known Happy Mondays stepped out at a Battle Of The Bands night at The Haçienda. They were spotted by Tony Wilson, signed up to Factory Records and fixed up with a studio session with VU legend John Cale. 89 more words