History Schmistory: December 7. “We’ve been expecting you”

1995: The Galileo spacecraft arrives at Jupiter more than six years after it was launched by Space Shuttle Atlantis. Jupiter bakes a cake.

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The St. Nick Strut!

You’ve heard of The Santa Dance, but do you know the St. Nick Strut? Marco takes to the streets in search of Saint Nicholas. What he finds isn’t pretty. Actually, it’s kinda cute.

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Just in the Nick of Time!

December 6 is Saint Nicholas Day. Why not show a love one you care, by going to https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-santa-dance-single/id488937977 and buying a copy of The Santa Dance?

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History Schmistory: December 6. We’re number one!

1884: The Washington Monument in Washington D.C. is completed. Today it remains the tallest stone structure ever built, as well as the tallest obelisk. It took over 36 years to complete, and 106 years to crack in a Virginia earthquake. Uncle Sam denies any symbolism in the damaged symbol.

By Diliff (Own work) [CC BY-SA 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

By Diliff (Own work) [CC BY-SA 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

Happy St. Nicholas Day!

Did you put your shoes out? Now that’s change you can believe in!

History Schmistory: December 5. Opera Invented. Also, boredom.

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History Schmistory: December 5. In a cavern, in a canyon…

1848: US President James K. Polk confirms that boat loads of gold have been discovered in California, leading to it’s ridiculous population surge in 1849. The miners who moved in by the thousands quickly become known as the 49ers, and they went on to win 5 Super Bowl titles and currently have the leagues most stifling rush defense… …wait…

By Molly Hayden, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Public Affairs (See 4th image on slideshow) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

By Molly Hayden, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Public Affairs (See 4th image on slideshow) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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