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Jan-7: Closing and Opening the Gates of Hell from Phnom Penh to Paris

On this day two horrific historic events coincide – the overthrow of genocidal maniac Pol Pot and the terrorist attack on French Magazine Charlie Hedbo. 1927 NY-London Phone Service. Commercial transatlantic telephone service was inaugurated between New York and London. … Continue reading Jan-7: Closing and Opening the Gates of Hell from Phnom Penh to Paris

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Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men

September 19th is marked by President Washington’s Farewell address (which was only printed, never delivered) and the death of President Garfield from an assassin’s bullet.  It is also marks the revocation of Charlie Chaplin’s re-entry permit by the U.S. government, the … Continue reading Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men