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Topic: Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie" Hancock (1940)
Posted: Sunday, April 12, 2020 2:15:59 PM
Hancock, (Herbert Jeffrey) Herbie
(1940– ) jazz musician; born in Chicago. He
was a classically-trained pianist who
emerged with Miles Davis in 1963 and
began leading his own stylistically wide-
ranging groups in 1968.
Topic: get (one's) ears lowered
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:42:51 AM
get (one's) ears lowered
To get a haircut, especially to a length that
reveals one's ears.
Ah, I see you got your ears lowered. It
looks good!
I'm thinking of getting my ears lowered—
my hair's just too long in this hot
weather.
Topic: Caitra Parb
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:39:44 AM
Caitra Parb
In the Hindu festival of Caitra
Parb, held in Orissa, India,
people fast, dance, and hunt.
Heads of the families pay
homage to their forefathers in the presence
of the village priest, or Jani, and family
members put on festive new costumes.
Animal sacrifice plays a prominent part in the
celebration, which also signals the beginning
of the mango season.
Topic: No man can ever feel his own identity aright except his eyes be closed; as if darkness were indeed the proper element of our...
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:26:50 AM
Melville, Herman, 1819–91, American
author, b. New York City, considered one of
the great American writers and a major
figure in world literature.
Topic: No man can ever feel his own identity aright except his eyes be closed; as if darkness were indeed the proper element of our...
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:24:42 AM
Melville, Herman, 1819–91, American
author, b. New York City, considered one of
the great American writers and a major
figure in world literature.
Topic: Charles Evans Hughes, Sr. (1862)
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 5:52:53 AM
Charles Evans Hughes, Sr.
(1862)
Hughes was an American
statesman and jurist. He
served as governor of New
York and as a Supreme Court
justice before losing the
1916 presidential race, one
of the closest in US history
Topic: Buchenwald Concentration Camp Liberated by American Troops (1945)
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 5:36:49 AM
Buchenwald was one of the
first and largest
concentration camps in Nazi
Germany.
Topic: Operation Gladio
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 5:09:13 AM
In 1990, Italian Prime
Minister Giulio Andreotti
exposed a clandestine NATO
"stay-behind" initiative in
which cells of agents secretly remained in
various nations after WWII, purportedly to
conduct sabotage and organize and arm
resistance groups in the event of a Soviet
invasion.
Topic: Defining the Present Perfect Continuous Tense
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 5:04:55 AM
Defining the Present Perfect Continuous
Tense
The present perfect continuous tense is
formed by using the present tense of the
auxiliary verb "have" (or "has," if used with
third-person singular pronouns) along with
"been" (the past participle of the auxiliary
verb "be") and the present participle ("-ing"
form) of the "main" verb.
Topic: soothsayer
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2020 3:54:30 AM
Soothsayer: (Alternative Belief Systems) a seer or
prophes and a persons foretells may remain a forey