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#AtoZ 1968 - "G" is for Grenoble

“You’re going to get a concept that maybe this really is one world and why the hell can’t we learn to live together like decent people.” ~ Astronaut Frank Borman, on seeing the entire earth from outer space as he and the crew of the Apollo 8 returned from orbiting the moon. 96 more words

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Heidi & the Silver Skating Dress

For many viewers figure skating is the highlight of the Winter Olympics. Little Swiss Miss Heidi, a character in Jane Eyre Gets Real, is more into skiing herself–she had to get down those Alps some way! 176 more words

SEOUL ON ICE

July 27 in history:

The armistice ending the Korean War was signed on this date in 1953.

South Korea eventually hosted the Summer Olympics at Seoul in 1988. 134 more words

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