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  • November 24th, 2014

    1959, US singer Johnnie Ray was released on bail after spending the night in jail charged with accosting and soliciting after soliciting an undercover police officer in a bar in Detroit. He was later found not guilty. Read More
  • November 23rd, 2014

    1899, The world's first jukebox was installed at San Francisco's' Palais Royal Hotel. The word Jook is an old African-American term, meaning to dance, sometimes used with sexual connotations. Read More
  • November 22nd, 2014

    1957, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel appeared as Tom and Jerry on ABC-TV's American Bandstand. Close friends through childhood, the first time they appeared on stage together was in a school play, Alice in Wonderland (Simon as the White Rabbit, Garfunkel as the Cheshire Cat). They later began performing together in their junior year as Tom and Jerry, with Simon as Jerry Landis and Garfunkel as Tom Graph. Read More

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