Today in history 9/19/2020-9/20/2020

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Today in history, In a landmark battle of the Hundred Years’ War, English Prince Edward defeats the French at Poitiers in 1356.

Today in history, Giles Corey is pressed to death for standing mute and refusing to answer charges of witchcraft brought against him. He is the only person in America to have suffered this punishment in 1692.

Today in history, The first hot-air balloon is sent aloft in Versailles, France with animal passengers including a sheep, a rooster, and a duck in 1783.

Today in history, The first railway to span a frontier is completed between Strasbourg and Basel, in Europe in 1841.

Today in history, New Zealand becomes the first nation to grant women the right to vote in 1893.

Today in history, The first documented emoticons, 🙂 and :-(, are posted on the Carnegie Mellon University Bulletin Board System by Scott Fahlman (see picture below) in 1982.

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Today in history, German hikers near the Austria-Italy border discover the naturally preserved mummy of a man from about 3,300 BC; Europe’s oldest natural human mummy, he is dubbed Otzi the Iceman because his lower half was encased in ice in 1991.

9/20/2020:

Today in history, Themistocles and his Greek fleet win one of history’s first decisive naval victories over Xerxes‘ Persian force off Salamis in 480 BC.

Today in history, Ferdinand Magellan embarks from Spain on a voyage to circumnavigate the world in 1519.

Today in historyPacket and Daily, the first daily publication in America, appears on the streets in 1784.

Today in history, The slave trade is abolished in the District of Columbia in 1850.

Today in history, Scientists confirm that DNA holds hereditary data in 1952.

Today in history, In a pro tennis bout dubbed “The Battle of the Sexes,” Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs (see picture below) at the Houston Astrodome in Texas in 1973.

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Today in history, US Pres. George W. Bush (see picture below), addressing a joint session of Congress, declares a “war on terror” in 2001.

Random Thoughts Part 21

Hey everyone, tonight’s Morsecast is me discussing about the madness that is being a Vic Chud, Among Us and how fun it is, and about alternative ways of getting autographs like through Streamily Live, Zobie, and Cameo. Hope you enjoy!

Fan Art Friday for 9/7/2020-9/18/2020

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Here’s this week’s Fan Art Friday post. Hope you all enjoy!

Elena the Queen of Mermaids by Dzikawa! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/dzikawa/art/Elena-the-Queen-of-Mermaids-854340765

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The Salt is Real

Hey everyone, tonight’s Morsecast is me discussing about the saltiness of Vic Chuds whining about Monica Rial getting cast as Uzakichan. I even highlighted some of my favorite salty tweets. Hope you enjoy!

*Note: I edited out the Twitter handles*

Anime Wednesday for 9/3/2020-9/16/2020

Here’s this week’s Anime Wednesday post. Hope you all enjoy!

Ubume by  solidgrafi! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/solidgrafi/art/Ubume-852452607

kochousinobu by MKG666! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/mkg666/art/kochousinobu-823277990

Shinobu Kocho by Zienu! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/zienu/art/Shinobu-Kocho-815548593

MAGIK by Douglas-Bicalho! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/douglas-bicalho/art/MAGIK-853723680

Android18 by Douglas-Bicalho! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/douglas-bicalho/art/Android18-766654358

Black Cat Marvel cosplay by nsdzjtspx! 😃 https://www.deviantart.com/nsdzjtspx/art/black-cat-marvel-cosplay-851951144