Circle of Life Thursdays
"I choose to do unattractive people, because then I can pretend they think they're attractive." -- Amy Sedaris
Pearl Bailey, Hello Dolly actress (1918); Eric Idle, Monty Pythoner (1943); Vangelis, Chariots of Fire composer (1943); Perry Farrell, Jane's Addiction singer (1959); Amy Sedaris, comedienne with candy (1961); Lucy Lawless, cylon/warrior princess (1968)
Today's Poker Game In Heaven:
Carl Orff, Carmina Burana composer (1982); Lee Atwater, Republican strategist (1991); Eugène Ionesco, Bald Soprano playwright (1994); Baltimora, 80's "Tarzan Boy" singer (1995)
On This Day:
1951 - Ethel and Julius Rosenberg are convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage.
1971 - A jury recommends the death penalty for Charles Manson and three female followers.
2003 - The United States invades Iraq.
2004 - Ireland becomes the first country in the world to ban smoking in all work places, including bars and restaurants.
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