06.25 Morning OT

Supposedly, these are actual items on a menu in Barcelona.

- Potatoes with Brave Sauce

- Buns of Cod

- Plugs of Spanish Omlette

- Creaking of Cheese Brie

- Thorn of Snuff and Cuttlefish

Have any of you tried these?

On this day....

On June 25, 1876, Lt. Col. George A. Custer and his 7th Cavalry were wiped out by Sioux and Cheyenne Indians in the Battle of Little Big Horn in Montana.

1788 Virginia ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1868 Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina were readmitted to the Union.
1950 War broke out on the Korean peninsula as forces from the communist North invaded the South.
1951 The first commercial color telecast took place as CBS transmitted a one-hour special from New York to four other cities.
1962 The Supreme Court ruled that the use of an unofficial, nondenominational prayer in New York public schools was unconstitutional.
1967 The Beatles performed a new song, "All You Need Is Love," during a live international telecast.
1973 Former White House Counsel John Dean began testifying before the Senate Watergate Committee.
1991 The Yugoslav republics of Croatia and Slovenia declared their independence.
1995 Warren E. Burger, the 15th chief justice of the United States, died at age 87.
1996 A truck bomb killed 19 Americans and injured hundreds at a U.S. military housing complex in Saudi Arabia.
1997 An unmanned cargo ship crashed into Russia's Mir space station, knocking out half of the station's power and rupturing a pressurized laboratory.
1998 The Supreme Court rejected a line-item veto law as unconstitutional.
2005 Hardline Tehran Mayor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was declared the winner of Iran's presidential runoff election.
2009 Michael Jackson died from an overdose of the powerful anesthetic propofol. (The 50-year-old singer's doctor, Conrad Murray, has pleaded innocent to involuntary manslaughter.)


Ricky Gervais turns 51. Overrated/Underrated?

1925 June Lockhart, Actress ("Lassie," "Lost in Space"), turns 87
1942 Willis Reed, Basketball hall of famer, turns 70
1944 Gary David Goldberg, Writer, producer ("Family Ties," "Spin City"), turns 68
1945 Carly Simon, Singer, turns 67
1947 Jimmie Walker, Actor, comedian ("Good Times"), turns 65
1949 Phyllis George, TV personality, turns 63
1952 Tim Finn, Rock singer (Crowded House), turns 60
1963 George Michael, Singer, turns 49
1966 Dikembe Mutombo, Basketball player, turns 46
1967 Richie Rich, Rapper, producer, turns 45
1971 Angela Kinsey, Actress ("The Office"), turns 41
1972 Carlos Delgado, Baseball player, turns 40
1972 Mike Kroeger, Rock musician (Nickelback), turns 40
1975 Linda Cardellini, Actress ("ER"), turns 37
1978 Aramis Ramirez, Baseball player, turns 34
1979 Busy Philipps, Actress ("Cougar Town"), turns 33
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