3.24.13 Sunday Funday OT - Tiger! Heat! Spring Training! NASCAR! Work.(FML.)

On this day....

1765 Britain enacted the Quartering Act, requiring American colonists to provide temporary housing to British soldiers.
1882 German scientist Robert Koch announced in Berlin that he had discovered the bacillus responsible for tuberculosis.
1883 Long-distance telephone service was inaugurated between Chicago and New York City.
1913 The home of vaudeville, the Palace Theatre, opened in New York City.
1955 "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Tennessee Williams opened on Broadway.
1958 Elvis Presley was inducted into the Army in Memphis, Tenn.
1973 The album "Dark Side of the Moon" by Pink Floyd was released.
1977 Joseph Ratzinger, the future Pope Benedict XVI, was named archbishop of Munich and Freising in Germany.
1998 A 13-year-old boy and his 11-year-old cousin opened fire outside their school in Jonesboro, Ark., killing four students and a teacher and injuring 10.
1999 NATO launched airstrikes against Yugoslavia - the first time the alliance had attacked a sovereign country.
2001 Apple Computer Inc.'s operating system Mac OS X went on sale.
2002 Halle Berry became the first African-American performer to win a best actress Oscar, for "Monster's Ball."
2005 The U.S. Supreme Court denied an appeal from the parents of Terri Schiavo to have a feeding tube reinserted into the severely brain-damaged woman.
2012 Former Vice President Dick Cheney underwent a heart transplant at a Virginia hospital.

Also, on this day in 1989, the Exxon Valdez had a drunk captain and an oil spill.


Jim Parsons(The Big Bang Theory) - 40

Jessica Chastain(Zero Dark Thrity) - 36

Tommy Hilfiger - 62

Robert Carradine(Revenge Of The Nerds) - 59

Kelly LeBrock(Hard To Kill) - 53

Lara Flynn Boyle(Wayne's World) - 43

Allyson Hannigan(American Pie, HIMYM) - 39

Peyton Manning - 37

Chris Bosh - 29

And born on this day, now dead - The great Harry Houdini.

Rabble On!!!!

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