Friday, August 14, 2009

The Day the Music Died, Fight Club, -and- Squeaking By

The Day the Music Died - Guitar legend Les Paul has died at 94
Fight Club - police say couple forced 6-year-old and 9-year-old to fight
Squeaking By - Manson family member Lynette Fromme released from prison

On this day in history: August 14, 1965 - Salvatore Bono and Cherilyn Sarkisian La Pierre capture #1 on the American pop charts with their song "I Got You Babe," launching the careers of Sonny & Cher.

Born on this day in history: August 14, 1966 - Halle Berry (1966-) Actress, model. Born August 14, 1968, in Cleveland, Ohio. Berry garnered the most positive critical notice of her film career in late 2001, for her performance as the wife of a death row prisoner in the dark drama "Monster's Ball." The role earned Berry a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Drama and the Academy Award for Leading Actress.

Scripture of the Day: "To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God's creation. Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me." - Revelation 3:14,20

Video of the Day: Les Paul (on his 93rd birthday!) - "Somewhere Over the Rainbow"

Les Paul.

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