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1946, Born on this day, Dolly Parton US singer, songwriter, actress, (1976 UK No.7 single 'Jolene', 1981 US No.1 single '9 to 5'). Parton wrote 'I Will Always Love You' which was a US Country No.1 for her in 1974 and became a UK & US No.1 for Whitney Houston in 1992.
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1943, Born on this day, Janis Joplin, US singer, who had a 1971 U.S No.1 single with 'Me And Bobby McGee' and the 1971 U.S No.1 album 'Pearl'. Janis died on October 4th 1970 after an accidental heroin overdose. Joplin was cremated in the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Mortuary in Los Angeles; her ashes were scattered from a plane into the Pacific Ocean and along Stinson Beach.
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2008, Singer songwriter John Stewart, who wrote the Monkees hit 'Daydream Believer' died aged 68 after he suffered a massive stroke or brain aneurysm in San Diego. Stewart was a member of folk group The Kingston Trio and went on to record more than 45 solo albums with his biggest solo success being a US top five single, 'Gold', in 1979.
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2006, American soul singer, Wilson Pickett died in hospital near his Ashburn, Virginia home of a heart attack aged 64. Pickett recorded the soul classics ‘Mustang Sally’, ‘Everybody Needs Somebody to Love’ and ‘In The Midnight Hour’ plus Pickett scored 15 other US Top 40 singles.
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1993, Fleetwood Mac re-formed to perform at Bill Clinton's inauguration. The band's "Don't Stop" was used as the theme for his campaign.
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1980, Pink Floyd's The Wall started a 15-week run at No.1 on the US album chart. The group’s third US No.1, it went on to sell over 23 million copies in the US alone. The Wall is still the third largest grossing album in the US, behind Michael Jackson’s Thriller and Eagles’ 'Greatest Hits'.
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1944, Born on this day, Laurie London, actor, singer. At the age of 13 had the 1958 US No.1 & UK No. 12 single 'He's Got The Whole World In His Hands'.
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1939, Born on this day, Phil Everly, singer, songwriter, The Everly Brothers, (1958 UK & US No.1 single 'All I Have To Do Is Dream' plus over 25 other Top 40 hits). Everly died on 3rd Jan 2014 aged 74 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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2007, Canadian singer songwriter and former Mamas and the Papas singer Denny Doherty died at the age of 66. He died at his home near Toronto, Canada after a short illness. The group scored the 1966 US No.1 & UK No.2 single 'Monday Monday.
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1998, American Rockabilly singer, songwriter Carl Perkins died aged 65 from throat cancer. He wrote the classic rock & roll song 'Blue Suede Shoes', the first record on the Sun label to sell a million copies.
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1980, 'Brass In Pocket' gave The Pretenders their first UK No.1 single. The bands self-titled debut album started a four-week run at No.1 on the UK chart also on this day.
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1967, The Monkees were at No.1 on the UK singles with 'I'm A Believer', the group's only UK No.1. The song composed by Neil Diamond had 1,051,280 advance orders, and went gold within two days of release. It is one of the fewer than forty all-time singles to have sold 10 million (or more) physical copies worldwide.
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Total dyslexic started as an audiophile, drifted to computers after GUI was established and the fabric of the internet (December 1996).  Easier to comprehend then to read how it works!  ~information junkie  Live in the Usenet. 

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Cut the cord September 2008 and never looked back! Survived the 60's and remember some of it.
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    fighting dyslexia, present
  • Preston High School
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Canadian Defenses In the Winter
semi-madman.blogspot.com

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SoundHUD
market.android.com

SoundHUD is a highly customizable volume panel replacement that doesn't require root access. And maybe best of all: It comes with a true sil

Alan Cross Returning To CFNY 102.1 The Edge
www.huffingtonpost.ca

In recent years Toronto radio station 102.1 The Edge has seen quite a bit of personnel change, some, like Dean Blundell, due to controversy

Ruby Dee, actress and civil rights activist, dead at 91
www.cbc.ca

Ruby Dee, the acclaimed American actress and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned the stage, radio, television and film, has

Withdrawal of Soviet Forces From Afghanistan, May 1988
en.ria.ru

Twenty-five years ago, on May 15, 1988, the Soviet Union started withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan. Under the April 1988 Geneva agreem

The Mystery of Go, the Ancient Game That Computers Still Can’t Win | Ent...
www.wired.com

Computers match or surpass top humans in a wide variety of games: Othello, Scrabble, backgammon, poker, even Jeopardy. But not Go. It's the

Intel and Google boast 11-hour battery life with upcoming Chromebooks
arstechnica.com

Fanless Bay Trail laptops and other devices expand the Chrome OS ecosystem.

On average, Americans get 189 cable TV channels and only watch 17
arstechnica.com

A new Nielsen report raises questions about the channel-bundling system.

Chrome Remote Desktop app hits Android, coming to iOS later this year | ...
mobilesyrup.com

Google has unleashed its Chrome Remote Desktop app on (un)suspecting Android users today, allowing smartphone and tablet lovers to control t

Why I'm quitting Microsoft Office forever
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It's not just about the money. Well, okay, it's mostly about the money, but there are other reasons I'm bidding goodbye to Microsoft's not-s

Movie with Max planned after man with autism taunted out of theatre - Yo...
www.cbc.ca

More Stories under Community. Income inequality and the 1% with Amanda LangMar 20, 2014 9:25 AM ET — This week on CBC Live Online, we're tac

'The 100' is 'Star Trek' meets 'Hunger Games'
www.torontosun.com

You'll decipher quickly in the first episode of The 100 that the title can't be taken literally in a numerical sense for very long.

Home Theater Geeks 197 | TWiT.TV
twit.tv

Scott and Keith Yates discuss the best placement for your subwoofers.

Home
www.livescience.com

Groundbreaking developments in science, space, technology, health, the environment, our culture and history

Neil Young surpasses Kickstarter goal within one day
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With 34 days to go, the singer has received more than $1,000,000 in pledges for PonoMusic and its accompanying player

Ultra HD 4K TV Cheat Sheet
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Curious about Ultra HD, also known as '4K'? Here's a quick look at at what you need to know. Read this article by Geoffrey Morrison on CNET.

Toronto Zoo names its newest polar bear cub Humphrey
www.680news.com

"Humphrey" was the winning name after 14,000 people voted in the zoo's Name the Cub contest.

Roku Streaming Stick
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Roku has revamped its Streaming Stick, making it compatible with any TV that has an HDMI input and including a traditional remote that works

Extended: 96-vehicle pileup on Hwy. 400
toronto.ctvnews.ca

A stunning aerial view shows a 96-vehicle pileup on Highway 400, which was prompted by whiteout conditions.

fresh produce attractively displayed, lesser know quality products, hot food priced by weight ready to take home or a store cafeteria you can take a break and eat it there. A little more expensive than the regular bargain grocery stores.
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Reg is the best, good folks, great service. I hope they get support from the comunity
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