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On this History Day – June 22 – Almanac

Today is Tuesday, June 22, the 173rd day of 2021 with 192 to follow. The moon is growing. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, and Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Saturn and Venus. People born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include …

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Blinded by a glorious day of Euros football

It was a weekend of humility for those of us who spent the preparation for the European Championships warning against boring football and exhausted and half-interested players. Saturday was a glorious technicolor football tournament day – possibly the best football day played anywhere in the world this year. It blinded …

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20 behind-the-scenes musical facts

What I wouldn’t give to see the version of La La Land located in Boston. 1. Director Julie Taymor sat next to Sir Paul McCartney the first time he watched Across the universe, and during the “All My Loving” sequence, he started singing in a low voice. At the end …

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She fell nearly 2 miles and walked away

In 1968, the Koepckes left Lima for an abandoned patch of primary forest in the middle of the jungle. Their plan was to conduct field studies of its plants and animals for five years, exploring the rainforest without exploiting it. “I was not really thrilled with the prospect of being …

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