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WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
AUGUST 11 IS INDEPENDENCE DAY IN CHAD.
AUGUST 12 BEGINS THE PERSEID METEOR SHOWER.
AUGUST 14 MARKS THE 85TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEN PRESIDENT FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT ESTABLISHING EVERY AMERICAN’S RIGHT TO SOCIAL SECURITY!
2020 IS THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF PERDUE FARMS.
AM😷NGST EVENTS AROUND THE W🌍RLD THIS PAST WEEK…Is New Zealand succeeding where others are not???
*Swindler Charles Ponzi was arrested on August 12, 1920; making this year the 100th anniversary of what we know today as the Ponzi scheme.
THE TERRORIST REPORT…
*The Free Choice E-zine does not support terrorism, no matter what the “cause” or alleged “justification”. Thus we will only be posting news items in this section whenever terrorists are brought to justice.
*1998 Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume has passed away.
*Actor Reni Santoni (Enter Laughing, Dirty Harry) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Actor Leslie Randall (Billy Liar, Emmerdale) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
*Composer Billy Goldenberg (various TV shows and movies) is no longer with us.
*Actor Brent Carver (credits too numerous to mention) has taken his last bow on life’s stage.
WITHIN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA...
THE 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION…🗹Are foreign countries trying to interfere with the elections this fall??? (There are 2/TWO separate links in this item.)
POLITICALLY…Does Trump want TOTAL control???
*Sadly, August 11 marks the 65th anniversary of the Watts Riots. Shouldn't everything be better now???
*Michigan tried to reopen their schools, and immediately had to close them again!
*Doctor Fauci: hopeful, but concerned.
*Fauci has to protect his family too, but NOT just from the virus!
*Students suspended, but why??? Guess it's no surprise that new cases have since been reported there! (There are 3/THREE separate links in this item.)
IT'S FACT CHECK TIME!✅
MEANWHILE, IN CONGRESS…
*“Don’t you want to protect the Internet?” —Congress to Trump.
*Blogger has changed their internal user controls. There is a SERIOUS learning curve, ESPECIALLY on inserting photos! But the image and label functions still need work!
😀AND FINALLY, SOME GOOD NEWS…