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May 25, 1978 – The Price Of Beef – The Sale Of Cars – The Wages Of Conflict.

Chip in if you can: Become a Patron! May 25, 1978 – The economy was playing a big role in the mood of the U.S. this day – the price of Beef was getting ready to soar even higher than it was on this day in 1978. The reason for...

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The Waterboys – Live At Glastonbury – 1986 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Waterboys – live at Glastonbury 1986 – Recorded by BBC Radio 1 – June 20, 1986 -BBC Radio 1 – The Waterboys at Glasto in 1986. The Waterboys are a Scottish-Irish folk rock band formed in Edinburgh in 1983 by Scottish musician Mike Scott. The band’s membership, past and...

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May 19, 1999 – Midnight Madness For Phantom Menace – Glimmers Of Hope For Kosovo – Murder Charges For A Right To Die.

Become a Patron! May 19, 1999 – The latest episode in the Star Wars series, Phantom Menace opened at midnight to the sound of stampeding crowds and thundering cash registers. An estimated 200,000 people weren’t going to be showing up for work this morning, since many had been camped out...

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May 16, 1948 – The Day After Independence – New Israel – Old Neighbors. Past Daily Reference Room

On May 15, 1948 The State of Israel came into being. The end of a long, arduous and contentious journey. A move not favored in the Middle-East. A move which set off a war between a new country surrounded by hostile neighbors. Declaration of the Establishment of the State of...

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Hubert Rostaing Sextette – The Standard Transcription Sessions – 1948 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table.

Hubert Rostaing Sextette – Standard Transcription Sessions – Q247-250 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Legendary Hubert Rostaing tonight, leading a sextette in a session for the Standard Transcription company and either recorded in Paris or New York. The sessions took place approximately 1948 (although some say it was...

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May 14, 1996 – The Mystery Of Valujet Flight 592 – Harassment Charges In The Workplace – A Looming Trade War With China

May 14, 1996 – a day of endless waiting with little reward. The mystery of Valujet Flight 592, which plunged into the Everglades, turned up more questions than answers. The almost accidental recovery of the Black Box was the one positive sign. So far, virtually nothing remained of the jet;...