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Oct 21

907 Updates October 21, 2017

FBI-Anchorage seeks wanted sex offender         JBER aircraft suffer base’s first-ever laser strikes         Inside the Gates: Last surviving member of the 477 Bombardment Group visits JBER         By Mary M. Rall U.S. Army Alaska Public Affairs: https://www.dvidshub.net/news/252054/team-alaska-performs-despite-oppressive-heat-humidity         Eminent Domain? State looks …

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Oct 21

Music October 21, 2017

                By Josh Jones: Watch David Gilmour Play the Songs of Syd Barrett, with the Help of David Bowie & Richard Wright                        

Oct 21

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Oct 21

Quotes October 21, 2017

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Helen Keller, writer and activist         The definition of the good society is one in which virtue pays. Abraham Maslow, psychologist         “All change is change for the better. There is no such thing as “change for the worse.” Change is …

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Oct 20

FYI October 20, 2017

1951 – The “Johnny Bright incident” occurs in Stillwater, Oklahoma The Johnny Bright incident was a violent on-field assault against African American player Johnny Bright by a white opposing player during an American college football game held on October 20, 1951 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The game was significant in itself as it marked the first …

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Oct 20

907 Updates October 20, 2017

Alaska tribes first in nation to take over children’s services         By Dan Carpenter: Solutions to opioid epidemic discussed at AFN         Anchorage chase ends with vehicle-theft, indecent-exposure charges         By Mike Ross: Small school success: Hope student wins competition         By Ariane …

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Oct 20

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Oct 20

Quotes October 20, 2017

The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies. Napoleon Bonaparte         America’s fighting men and women sacrifice much to ensure that our great nation stays free. We owe a debt of gratitude to the soldiers that …

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Oct 19

FYI October 19, 2017

1900 – Max Planck discovers the law of black-body radiation (Planck’s law). Planck’s law describes the spectral density of electromagnetic radiation emitted by a black body in thermal equilibrium at a given temperature T. The law is named after Max Planck, who proposed it in 1900. It is a pioneering result of modern physics and …

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