On July 17, 1972, these are some of the things that happened:
The first two women began training as FBI agents in Quantico, Virginia.
The USS Warrington, an American destroyer, was damaged beyond repair by two underwater explosions while in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War, it is the only American warship that was a lost in that war, according to Wikipedia.
Treasonous commie tool Hanoi Jane Fonda gave THIS radio address to American servicemen who were still involved in the Vietnam War on behalf of the enemy in an effort to undermine and demoralize our troops.
The # song in the USA for the week including July 17, 1972 was Lean On Me, by Bill Withers:
Another thing that happened is that I was born. It’s my 40th birthday today. I guess I am officially “middle aged” now?
H/T to Big Fur Hat at iOwnTheWorld for finding this video:
Happy birthday to me.
This post is linked in today’s Live At Five at The Other McCain. Thank you, Wombat-socho!
This post is linked at iOwnTheWorld, where Big Fur Hat found a really cool cake for me! Thanks, BFH!
This post is linked in the July 18, 2012 edition of The Bee Sting Daily online newspaper. Thank you, Bee Sting!
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