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On This Day, Back In The Day
1860 – Presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln gets a letter from Grace Bedell of Westfield, NY — an 11-yr-old girl suggesting Lincoln should grow a beard to improve his appearance
1951 – “I Love Lucy” debuted
1966 – The Black Panthers are established in the U.S. — calling themselves an “African-American Revolutionary Socialist Political organization
1990 – Two years after taking over the USSR, Gorbachev wins the Nobel Peace Prize for lessening Cold War tensions between the rest of the world and the Soviets.
1991 – Clarence Thomas is confirmed by the Senate — the vote was 52-48
BIG STORIES OUT OF D.C. AND POLITICS.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE SAUDI WRITER BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN KILLED INSIDE THE EMBASSY IN TURKEY
CRIMINAL TRIED TO STEAL LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLE IN HURRICANE RAVAGED FL — NO TRIAL NEEDED — HE’S DEAD
OTHER STORIES CATCHING MY EYE
YEAH, SURE… THIS IS FAIR — A BIOLOGICAL MAN WHO SEES HIMSELF AS A WOMAN HAS WON A WOMAN’S CYCLING CHAMPIONSHIP