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July 10 History Hadrian, Battle of Britain, Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior

July 11, 2010
By Vannini
July 10 History Hadrian, Battle of Britain, Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior

Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance. Arthur Ashe
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July 7th Historical Facts – Sliced Bread, Roswell UFO incident, London Bombings

July 7, 2010
By Vannini
July 7th Historical Facts – Sliced Bread, Roswell UFO incident, London Bombings

Ruffian's eleventh race was run at Belmont Park on July 6, 1975. It was a match race between Ruffian and that year's Kentucky Derby winner, Foolish Pleasure. The two horses shared the same jockey, Jacinto Vasquez. Vasquez chose to ride Ruffian in the match race, believing her to be the better of the two...
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July 5th Letha Weapons, Newton, X-Day, Dolly, Ted Williams – This Day in History

July 5, 2010
By Vannini
July 5th Letha Weapons, Newton, X-Day, Dolly, Ted Williams – This Day in History

X-Day is a traditional part of the mythology of the satirical UFO religion Church of the SubGenius, an organization formed as a parody of cults and extreme religious groups, and their pamphlets and claims. X-Day fell on July 5, 1998, the scheduled "end of the world", and has been celebrated on July 5 each...
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June 23rd This Day in History – Battle of Bannockburn

June 23, 2010
By Vannini
June 23rd This Day in History – Battle of Bannockburn

A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury. - John Stuart Mill Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives. - John Stuart Mill
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