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TURNING and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity. Surely some […]

Born January 15, 1929 – Killed April 4, 1968 Have You Heard It Lately ? HEAR IT AGAIN : August 28, 1963 Washington DC

Born September 11, 1913 Moro Bottom, Arkansas Head coach University of Alabama football team Died January 26, 1983 A bookA bio

Born September 4 1908 Roxie, Mississippi Author Native Son (1940) The Outsider (1953) Lawd Today! (1963) Died November 28, 1960 Paris, France A bioWright’s last work

Born August 28, 1917 New York City Artist/Creator aka “The King” Fantastic Four Incredible Hulk X-Men Silver Surfer Died February 6, 1994 See his art work.Read about symbolism in Kirby’s work.

Born August 28, 1942 East Meadow, New YorkCLICK FOR MORE Guitarist/founder Velvet Underground 1965 Also Tugboat captain and Scholar Died August 30, 1995

Born August 21, 1932 in Chicago, IllinoisCLICK FOR MORE Writer/Director Sweet Sweetbacks Baadasssss Song 1971 Melvin Van Peebles’ next project – a planned double album with Madlib – Brer Soul Meets Quasimoto 2006

“A bright light filled the plane,” wrote Col. Paul Tibbets, the pilot of the Enola Gay, the B-29 that dropped the first atomic bomb. “We turned back to look at Hiroshima. The city was