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FYI November 1, 2016

Casey Chan: Can You Guess What the Objects in These Closeup Photos Are?

 

By JONATHAN ELIAS/ABC7 ABC7 Salutes: Giving veterans their lives back

 

Maddie Stone: The Deadliest Volcano in the United States Just Got Really Weird

 

Aimée Lutkin: Natalie Babbitt, Author of the Beloved Young Adult Book Tuck Everlasting, Dies at 84

 

 

 

FYI October 31, 2016

 

Another reason for those who play games for a living such as Colin Rand Kaepernick and Isaiah Crowell to become police officers and encourage others to do so. Congratulations and Kudos to this rapper stepped up and actually did something to help/protect a person.
Rachel Vorona Cote: Rapper And Activist Detained By NYPD After Stopping Alleged Sexual Assault

 

Bryan Menegus: Entire Town Leveled As Yet Another Massive Earthquake Hits Italy

 

 

 

 

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Maddie Stone: What Would Happen to Your Body If You Only Ate Candy Corn?

 

 

Corinna Mantlo: Terror In High Gear! Ten Of The Spookiest Biker Movies

 

 

 

 

FYI October 30, 2016

 

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Hannah Gold:  Chicago Elementary School Cancels Christian Haunted House Depicting Pulse Night Club Shooting

 

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Andy Orin: Make an Indoor Water Garden in a Jar for Carefree Greenery

 

Rhett Jones: End of an Era: Goodbye Mac Startup Sound

 

Alanis King: NASCAR Ran 30 Laps Under Caution Because No One Could Figure Out The Race Lineup

 

KitchenMason: Easy No Bake Bloody Chocolate Spider Web Tart

FYI October 29, 2016

Trail of Tears   What is this school teaching, what are the students not learning? 
Timothy Burke: Cheerleaders Display “Trail Of Tears” Banner Before Game Against Team With Indian Mascot

 

Kelly Faircloth: Please Enjoy These Spooky Victorian Ghost Photos

 

Casey Chan:  How Skyscrapers Are Being Built Higher and Higher

 

 

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Justin T. Westbrook: Clarkson, Hammond And May Will Start Filming The Grand Tour Season Two Immediately

 

 

October 29, 2016 – NATIONAL CAT DAY – NATIONAL OATMEAL DAY – NATIONAL HERMIT DAY
Day to celebrate Hermits that loves cats and eat oatmeal?

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Stormfall Age of War

 

Oatmeal Recipes

FYI October 28, 2016

By Andreas Preuss, CNN: Junko Tabei, first woman to climb Mount Everest, dead at 77

 

Kayla Brandon: Elizabeth Smart Reveals What She Didn’t Realize About Her Kidnapping Until She Had a Daughter 13 Years Later

 

Jason Torchinsky: Tow Truck Driver Caught On Video Taking Disabled Man’s Nissan GT-R For A Joyride

 

 

 

 

FYI October 27, 2016

Fighter Pilots & Letters

The Red Door Films & FlyGirls The Series presents:
She’s Got Grit: ALL FOCUS with Lt Col Tammy Barlette, Fighter Pilot & Leader

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

Lt Col Tammy Barlette

 

The Red Door Films & FlyGirls The Series Presents:
“All of us are proud to have served as best we could…” –Nancy Miller Livingston Stratford, British ATA pilot
Nancy is one of the original 25 Americans who went to England to fly for the British ATA in the “Grand Experiment” that paved the way for over 1,000 women to fly for the Women Airforce Service Pilots in the U.S. Here is Nancy, in her own words to us, describing her experience:
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Nancy Stratford with the Spitfire, 1943. (Photo: AirTransportAux.com)

Nancy Stratford with the Spitfire, 1943. (Photo: AirTransportAux.com)

Pilots Nancy Stratford, Louis Schuurman and Edith Foltz Stearns prepare to return home after 3 years service with the ATA. (Photo: AirTransportAux.com)

Pilots Nancy Stratford, Louis Schuurman and Edith Foltz Stearns prepare to return home after 3 years service with the ATA. (Photo: AirTransportAux.com)

 

Nancy Stratford, 1950s. (Photo: Plane & Pilot Magazine)

Nancy Stratford, 1950s. (Photo: Plane & Pilot Magazine)

 

Nancy Stratford with a model of a Spitfire fighter. (Photo: San Diego Union Tribune)

Nancy Stratford with a model of a Spitfire fighter. (Photo: San Diego Union Tribune)

 

Nancy Livingston Stratford proudly displays her British Badge of Honour for her service in the Air Transport Auxiliary during WWII. (Photo: Nancy Livingston Stratford)

Nancy Livingston Stratford proudly displays her British Badge of Honour for her service in the Air Transport Auxiliary during WWII. (Photo: Nancy Livingston Stratford)

 

Sergei Sikorsky presents Nancy Miller Livingston Stratford with the 2015 Les Morris Award. "The Les Morris award is presented annually by the Twirly Birds as lifetime achievement recognition to an individual that has made a significant contribution to the helicopter community. Aviation pioneer Les Morris is recognized as an early helicopter test pilot and innovator responsible for the early refinement and development of helicopters while at Sikorsky Aircraft." --Twirly Birds (Photo: Twirly Birds)

Sergei Sikorsky presents Nancy Miller Livingston Stratford with the 2015 Les Morris Award.
“The Les Morris award is presented annually by the Twirly Birds as lifetime achievement recognition to an individual that has made a significant contribution to the helicopter community. Aviation pioneer Les Morris is recognized as an early helicopter test pilot and innovator responsible for the early refinement and development of helicopters while at Sikorsky Aircraft.” –Twirly Birds
(Photo: Twirly Birds)

 

By Jess Clackum October 23, 2016  Letters From Arthur #30: 15 Jan 1945, Leyte

Battle of Bessang Pass. (Photo: WWII Archives)

Battle of Bessang Pass. (Photo: WWII Archives)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Videos October 26, 2016

 

FYI October 26, 2016

Bob Collins: Bob Hoover, one of history’s greatest pilots, dead at 94

 

 

A Parapsychologist Once Donned a Sheet and Tried to Haunt an X-Rated Movie Screening

 

Lawyer Sentenced to 6 Months in Prison for Defrauding Her Sorority Kept $235,000 in a Shoebox

 

Lauren Evans: Elizabeth Smart Says Her Captor’s Porn Obsession Made Her Abduction Even Worse

 

Megan Reynolds: UW-Madison Student Already Charged With Four Counts Of Sexual Assault Faces 15 More

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College Resources: Preventing Sexual Assault

 

 

FYI October 25, 2016

Bryan Menegus: Icelandic Baker Uses a Hot Spring to Cook Bread

 

George Dvorsky: Software Error Implicated in Crash of Mars Lander

 

Vintage Postcards Document the Deplorable Propaganda Against Women’s Rights 100 Years Ago

 

 

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No Nonsense Survival Kit by Instructa-Nathan

 

 

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Halloween Garage Door Silhouette by mcorbin

 

Pumpkin Carving by scoochmaroo

 

1-Ingredient Crackers by wold630

 

 

 

 

FYI October 22, 2016

Casey Chan: Turning a Garage Into a Monster’s Mouth Is a Good Halloween Decoration

 

 

Casey Chan: Watch a Japanese Hand Plane Shave Wood Impossibly Thin

 

 

Halloween Drinks

 

Pizza Pot Pie