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A look at a group that was never a mega-seller, yet were pioneering in their own way (and recently inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame) after the jump .....

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

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Who Lost the Week?!?!?

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| 61 votes | Vote | Results

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A look at the big story coming out of the Emerald Isle ... and one not so well-known (yet still historic, as well), after the jump .....

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

Poll

Who Lost the Week?!?!?

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18%8 votes
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6%3 votes
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| 44 votes | Vote | Results

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

Poll

Who Lost the Week?!?!?

3%2 votes
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| 51 votes | Vote | Results

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A look at two individuals who were on their way to careers in veterinary medicine and law … when fate intervened (after the jump) ….

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted

Poll

The 'Baltimore Six' officially lost the week ... who came in second?

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| 36 votes | Vote | Results

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

Poll

Who Lost the Week?!?!?

3%2 votes
39%25 votes
1%1 votes
0%0 votes
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6%4 votes
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| 64 votes | Vote | Results

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A look at my two favorite old-school TV news reporters, after the jump ......  

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

Poll

Who Lost the Week?!?!?

4%2 votes
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| 50 votes | Vote | Results

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I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

OK, you've been warned - here is this week's tomfoolery material that I posted.

Poll

Who Lost the Week?!?!?

8%4 votes
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6%3 votes
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39%18 votes
0%0 votes
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13%6 votes
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8%4 votes
2%1 votes
6%3 votes

| 46 votes | Vote | Results

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A look at what is considered the world's most difficult annual quiz, after the jump ......

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