Trivia Bits for Apr 23, 2014 Guglielmo Marconi did a lot of work on radio, and may even have invented radio, depending on who you talk to. Which is awesome. He was also a fascist, which isn't so awesome. He joined the Italian Fascist party in 1923 and Benito Mussolini made him …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 22, 2014 In 1968, the Tigers' Denny McLain won 31 games, the Cy Young and the AL MVP. Two decades later he was pitching for his prison team. As of this writing, he is the last MLB pitcher to win 30 games in a season, but he was always controversially …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 21, 2014 Tom Cruise's career started to unwind as he became more publically identified with Scientology, partly because of its obsession with psychiatry and psychiatric medicines. In 2005, he began a war on anti-depressants by attacking Brooke Shields, who …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 19, 2014 After lead singer Michael Hutchence died in ... well, circumstances not worth relating here ... INXS found a novel way to replace him. After nearly 10 years of using various uninspired singers, INXS had a reality show. The winner was a Canadian, JD …Read more.more articles
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Although the recent Green Lantern movie kind of flopped, the character himself is actually one of DC Comics’ flagship superheroes. The original version appeared in 1940's All-American Comics No. 16. He was Alan Scott and wore an awful red and green uniform. A new version, with a nicer all-green costume, debuted in 1959's Showcase No. 22. This time he was test pilot Hal Jordan. Sadly, Hal tried to destroy the universe, so now Green Lantern is a freelance artist named Kyle Rayner.
Founded by German piano makers, whose stock ticker symbol is LVB, in honor of Ludwig van Beethoven?
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