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LIFE Photographer Henry Groskinsky Photos – The Day MLK was Shot in Memphis

Life Magazine  has released the never-before-published photos from Memphis, April 4, 1968.  According to Life, “On April 4, 1968, LIFE photographer Henry Groskinsky and writer Mike Silva, on assignment in Alabama, learned that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., had been shot … Continue Reading

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Barack Obama Inauguration TV Ratings, Viewers & Word Cloud

The image above is the President Barack Obama Inauguration Speech Word Cloud.  It is a weighted list of words in a visual design.  The word sizes are based on the number of times a word is used.  This particular cloud was created by … Continue Reading

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Priscilla Presley Celebrates Elvis on his 74th Birthday

January 8, 1935, Elvis Presley was born.  To mark his 74th birthday , Priscilla Presley will be on the front steps of Graceland in Memphis with a special Elvis Presley Day program at 9:30am.   “The traditional ceremony with a special … Continue Reading

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