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Singer HarryConnick Jr.is 46.
This Day in HistoryThought for the Day
America faced its worst day of terror-ism. Nearly 3,000 people were killedas 19 al-Qaida members hijacked fourpassenger jetliners. Two planessmashed into New York’s World TradeCenter, causing the twin towers tofall; one plowed into the Pentagon;and the fourth was crashed into a ﬁeldin western Pennsylvania.
“I have seen gross intoleranceshown in support of tolerance.”
— Samuel Taylor Coleridge,poet and author (1772-1834)
Musician Moby is48.Rapper Ludacris is36.
Members of Radar 360 1/4 perform their show titled ‘O Baile dos Candeeiros’in Montijo near Lisbon,Portugal.
: Mostly cloudy in the morn-ing then becoming partly cloudy. Patchyfog in the morning. Highs in the upper60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Mostly cloudy.Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in themid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
: Cloudy in the morning thenbecoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Highsin the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after mid-night. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
: Cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny.Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 60s.
Friday night through Tuesday:
Mostly cloudy. Patchyfog. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
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during the American Revolution, forces underGen. George Washington were defeated by the British in theBattle of Brandywine.
an American ﬂeet scored a decisive victory overthe British in the Battle of Lake Champlain in the War of 1812.
the Mountain Meadows Massacre took place inpresent-day southern Utah as a 120-member Arkansas immi-grant party was slaughtered by Mormon militiamen aided byPaiute Indians.
, the British Mandate for Palestine went intoeffect.
, Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) began operationas President Franklin D. Roosevelt pressed a key inWashington to signal the startup of the dam’s ﬁrst hydro-electric generator.
, groundbreaking took place for the Pentagon. In aspeech that drew accusations of anti-Semitism, Charles A.Lindbergh told an America First rally in Des Moines, Iowa,that “the British, the Jewish and the Roosevelt administra-tion” were pushing the United States toward war.
the Miss America pageant made its network TVdebut on ABC; Miss California, Lee Meriwether, wascrowned the winner.
, The Beatles completed their ﬁrst single for EMI,“Love Me Do” and “P.S. I Love You,” at EMI studios inLondon.Ameasurement of body fat contentbased on the height and weight of adults is called BMI (body massindex). Ahigh BMI may indicate futurehealth problems. ABMI between 18.5and 24 is healthy. ABMI over 30 isconsidered obese.***The 1968 Beatles song “Back in theUSSR” (Union of Soviet SocialistRepublics) begins “Flew in fromMiami Beach BOAC/ Didn’t get to bedlast night/On the way the paper bagwas on my knee/Man I had a dreadfulflight.” BOAC is British OverseasAirways Corporation, which becameBritain’s state airline in 1939.***The ﬁrst DVD (digital versatile disc)player came on the market in 1997. Astandard DVD holds seven times moredata than a CD (compact disc).***The MPAA(Motion PictureAssociation of America) introducedthe current movie ratings system in1968. Do you know what the movieratings G, PG, NC and R stand for? Seeanswer at end.***John Mauchly (1907-1980), a physi-cist, and J. Presper Eckert (1919-1995), an engineer, developed the ﬁrstcomputer in 1946. Known as theENIAC (Electrical NumericalIntegrator And Calculator), the com-puter weighed 60,000 pounds and con-tained 18,000 vacuum tubes. The U.S.military used the computer for calcula-tions.***The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 cre-ated the FAA(Federal AviationAdministration), a governmentagency. The purpose of the FAAis toestablish regulations that promotesafety in aviation and to conduct airtrafﬁc control.***James Cash Penney (1875-1971),founder of department store JCPenney,opened his ﬁrst store in 1902 at age26. The Golden Rule in Wyoming wasa dry goods and clothing store. By1911, Penney and partners operated22 stores that made more than $1 mil-lion in sales.***The trademark of MGM (MetroGoldwyn Mayer) is Leo the Lion. Theroaring lion is seen at the beginningof every MGM feature ﬁlm. Leo wasﬁrst seen in the 1928 silent movie“White Shadows of the South Seas.”The lion’s roar was played on a phono-graph.***In 1938, candy manufacturer NECCO(New England ConfectioneryCompany) introduced the Skybar. Itwas the ﬁrst candy bar that had four dif-ferent ﬂavors in the center — caramel,vanilla, peanut and fudge covered inchocolate. NECCO ﬁrst announced thenew candy bar to the public with a sky-writing campaign.***The FDA(Food and DrugAdministration) conducted research onhow consumers use labels on drugs anddetermined that labels needed simplelanguage in an easy to read format. InMay 2002, OTC (over the counter)medicines were required to carry a newdrug facts label that lists the activeingredients of the product and the pur-pose of the medication.***
Answer: G means the movie is accept-able for a General Audience, PG meansParental Guidance, NC, usually listed as NC-17, means No Children under17, R stands for Restricted. In 1984,PG-13 was added to the ratings sys-tem, which means Parental Guidancenot recommended for children under13.
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(Answers tomorrow)FLINTBURSTEASILYOPPOSEYesterday’sJumbles:Answer:Casper bought a cabin in the woods so thathe could live in the — “BOO-NIES”Now arrange the circled lettersto form the surprise answer, assuggested by the above cartoon.
THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek
Unscramble these four Jumbles,one letter to each square,to form four ordinary words.
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Actress Betsy Drake is 90. Sen. Daniel Akaka, D-Hawaii, is89. Actor Earl Holliman is 85. Comedian Tom Dreesen is 74.Movie director Brian De Palma is 73. Rock singer-musicianJack Ely (The Kingsmen) is 70. Rock musician Mickey Hart(The Dead) is 70. Singer-musician Leo Kottke is 68. ActorPhillip Alford is 65. Actress Amy Madigan is 63. Rock singer-musician Tommy Shaw (Styx) is 60. Sports reporter LesleyVisser is 60. Actor Reed Birney is 59. Singer-songwriterDiane Warren is 57. Musician Jon Moss (Culture Club) is 56.Actor Scott Patterson is 55. Rock musician Mick Talbot (TheStyle Council) is 55. Actress Roxann Dawson is 55.
The Daily Derby race winners are Whirl Win,No.6,in ﬁrst place;Gorgeous George,No.8,in secondpalce;and Winning Spirit,No.9,in third place. The race time was clocked at 1:44.12.
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