Posts Tagged: today in hystery




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May 11

Today in Hystery May 20th

“On this day in 1956, the United States dropped a thermonuclear bomb on the Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific. It is now an annual holiday on the Bikini Atoll known as WTF Day.”



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May 11

Today in Hystery May 19th

“On this day in 1979, the song “In The Navy” by the Village People hit #3 on the Billboard charts. So, first they made guys nervous about bending over in the YMCA shower and then they made guys nervous about polishing the torpedoes.”



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May 11

Today in Hystery May 18th

“On this day in 1927, Grauman’s Chinese Theater opened in Hollywood, California. Many movie stars claimed they had a hand in it.”



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May 11

Today in Hystery May 17th

“On this day in 1630, an Italian Jesuit priest, named Niccolo Zucchi, became the first to see two belts on the surface of Jupiter. This led to speculation that aliens wore pants.”