Lunar trifecta coming early morning on Jan. 31

01/30/2018 0

Skywatchers will see something of a “lunar trifecta” the morning of Jan 31, a pre-dawn “Super Blue Blood Moon.” As January closes the moon will do something it hasn’t since 1866. These lunar events are […]

1933 The Lone Ranger debuts on Detroit radio

01/30/2018 0

With the stirring notes of the William Tell Overture and a shout of “Hi-yo, Silver! Away!” The Lone Ranger debuts on Detroit’s WXYZ radio station. The creation of station-owner George Trendle and writer Fran Striker, the “masked rider of […]

Fire Weather Watch issued for Tuesday, Wednesday

01/29/2018 0

National Weather Service – The weather will be fairly quiet through the middle of the upcoming week, with our primary focus on elevated to critical fire weather conditions on Tuesday and Wednesday. Critical fire weather […]

1997 Afrikaner police admit to killing Stephen Biko

01/28/2018 0

In South Africa, four apartheid-era police officers, appearing before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, admit to the 1977 killing of Stephen Biko, a leader of the South African “Black consciousness” movement. In 1969, Biko, a […]

I will never dunk

01/28/2018 0

I will never experience the joys of dunking a basketball in my life. Sure, I dunked all over my modified Nerf rim (so it would not break) growing up. My friend lowered his goal to […]

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