More from the Sixties

Although this was actually performed in 1994. Remember The Seekers? “Georgy Girl?” “A World of Our Own?” “I’ll Never Find Another You?” Here they are 30 years later and they still sound damn near as good as they did when they first hit the big time.

In America Oligarchs Pay YOU!

Donald and the Russian mob go back quite a while. Seems like Mr. Trump, his company and his partners repeatedly turned to wealthy Russians and oligarchs from former Soviet republics — several allegedly connected to organized crime, according to a USA TODAY review of court cases, government and legal documents and an interview with a …

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This is poignant, don’t you agree? Each year, the @FDNY sends a truck to the site of the #TriangleFire, to raise a ladder to the 6th floor. That's as high as it went in 1911. — NYC CLC (@CentralLaborNYC) March 24, 2017 Here’s the Wikipedia version of the tragedy. 146 garment workers died — …

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The blue-bloods fought to the last

If you didn’t see the last few seconds of the UNC-Kentucky game today, here they are: Carolina is up 73-70 with 11.1 seconds to go, Kentucky’s got the ball. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #Elite8 — NCAA March Madness (@marchmadness) March 26, 2017 Not quite Grant Hill to Christian Laettner, but a pretty amazing finish nonetheless.

Cars, cars, cars

The GEO I bought before the Mini was purchased from a Budget Rent-a-Car Sales lot. Apparently they’re not selling their fleet that way any longer, since there’s no Hawai’i location given at Budget’s website. The same seems to be true of Enterprise; the nearest fleet sale lot is in Redwood City, CA. Hertz sells its …

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Again no Final Four for the Arizona team

This is getting really tiresome. Xavier beat Arizona tonight in the NCAA Sweet Sixteen. In the last 2:40 of the game the Wildcats couldn’t stop the Musketeers and couldn’t score themselves as Xavier went on a 9-0 run and won 73-71. Arizona led 69-61 and couldn’t hold on. Arizona hasn’t been to the Final Four …

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