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Meeting Vera Mantero

Place: Lisbon
Date: May 30 – June 4, 2018
Travel time: 5 minutes bike, 23 hours train, 20 minutes bike
Meeting time: 10 hours… 3,336 more words

Geen Categorie

1968: High Water Mark of Turbulent 1960s

(This essay was originally published as “1968 was the high water mark in a decade of discord,” by the Newport Daily News on June 12, 2018.) 817 more words

Not Recommended

The threads on the steering wheel shaft and nut were in rough shape since the first time I took it apart after buying the truck. It got worse and worse as I worked on things in the steering column, especially since I’d been taking it apart so many times trying to get the horn button assembled properly (turns out one of the parts I have is from a different year). 72 more words

Nick Momrik

IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY--JUNE 21, 1968-CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE U.S.SUPREME COURT EARL WARREN ANNOUNCES HIS RETIREMENT

It was fifty years ago today- June 21, 1968- the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court announced his retirement. A week earlier he had gone to the White House to tell President Lyndon Johnson. 399 more words

History

IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY--JUNE 20, 1968- THE NIGHT OF SPEED--JIM HINES FIRST TO BREAK 10 SECONDS IN 100 METERS

It was fifty years ago today June 20th, 1968- at the U.S. National Championships in Hughes Stadium- Sacramento, California- U.S. sprinter Jim Hines with a time of 9.9 became the first to break the 10 second barrier in the 100 meter dash. 43 more words

Sports

MY MUSIC LISTENING JOURNAL: DAY 122: TUESDAY JUNE 19, 2018

ALBUMS

  • THE BEATLES: YELLOW SUBMARINE: 1969: 4 STARS OUT OF 5 STARS: The 50th anniversary of the animated film is next month and I see it will be re-released in some theaters- since I have never seen it in a theater I am hoping it is somewhere near so I can see it in that setting.
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Entertainment

The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle (1968)

I didn’t like their debut album, but that was in 1965 and this is 1968.  Back then, they were essentially a British R&B covers band with a few inventive singles and one real hit.  541 more words

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