Wednesday, June 20, 2018

June 21, 2018

Welcome summer! Longest day of the year! What will you do with your extra daylight?

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I have no fact for today. Instead, I hope that each Thursday Thirteen player will find a quiet place and meditate, even if just for a moment, on the state of the USA during that extra few minutes of daylight. Find your conscious, and follow it. - CD

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

June 14, 2018

Welcome to Thursday Thirteen, the easy meme where you make a list of 13 things on Thursday!

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On June 14, 1985, Hezbollah hijackers captured TWA Flight 847. The Boeing 727 carrying 147 passengers and crew from Athens to San Diego was hijacked shortly after takeoff by Lebanese Hezbollah terrorists, who demanded the release of 700 Shiite Muslims from Israeli custody. The hijacking of TWA Flight 847 lasted for more than two weeks.
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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

June 7, 2018

Welcome to the June 7, 2018 edition of Thursday Thirteen!

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On June 7, 1099 The First Crusade began as Western European Christian forces arrived at Muslim-ruled Jerusalem and begin to lay siege to a city that both they and Muslims deem sacred. After a climactic battle, the Christians defeated the Fatimid Caliphate and Jerusalem returned to Christian rule after some 400 years.
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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

May 31, 2018

Welcome to Thursday Thirteen on the last day of May!

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On May 31, 1819, Walt Whitman was born in Huntington, NY. He achieved fame for his journalism, essays, and most notably, poetry. His collection 'Leaves of Grass' remains in publication and has been called a controversial and groundbreaking work for its unconventional writing style and progressive themes.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

May 24, 2018

It's Thursday Thirteen time once again! Time for the easy meme where all you do is make a list of 13 things on Thursday.

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On May 24, 1991, 'Thelma and Louise' hit the road as Ridley Scott's road movie starring Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis found its way into theaters. The movie became an iconic feminist film as well as a commercial success. The movie also put one of its supporting actors on the road to superstardom.
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

May 17, 2018

Greetings and salutations! Welcome to Thursday 13, one of the oldest and longest-running memes on the Internet.

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On May 17, 1902, a Greek archaeologist examining finds from the haul of the Antikythera shipwreck noticed a gear wheel embedded in rock. Decades later, examinations by X-ray and gamma ray revealed the bronze gear clockwork Antikythera mechanism to be a complex ancient analog computer. That means it was 2,000-year-old computer!
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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

May 10, 2018

Welcome to Thursday Thirteen, one of the longest-running and easiest memes on the Internet.

To play along, simply make a list of 13 things on a Thursday. If you need ideas, check out the list at the top of the blog. We like everything, even crazy mixed up thoughts! So sign up with Mr. Linky after Today's Fact and join in the fun.
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On May 10, 1872, The Equal Rights Party nominated suffragist Victoria Woodhull for president of the United States. Her candidacy, the first ever by a woman in the US, was derailed a few days before the election because she was arrested on obscenity charges, but she tried again in subsequent elections.
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