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May Calendar: Nationwide & Local 
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Minneapolis, Minnesota Weather Forecast and Conditions  Weather Channel   
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Nature Notes  2018   
 

Global Terror 2016-2017  | War on Terror  |  ISIS  

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How to help Natural Disaster Victims

2017

Moon Phases 

April 17, 2018  >>>  April 18, 2018    Tax Day
Tax day 2018 is two days later than usual - Business Insider

IRS to delay tax deadline by one day after technology collapse - The Washington Post

April 22nd     Earth Day

Friday, April 27, 2018    Arbor Day  
 
Sunday, May 13, 2018     Mother's Day

May 12, 2018, 2nd Sat. in May  International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) 
2nd weekend in May  World Migratory Bird Day  
Bird Day - Wikipedia

our Bird photos

May 12, 2018, 2nd Sat. in May 毎年、郵便配達の人たちの行うNational Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Food Drive < http://www.nalc.org/community-service/food-drive >  Food Drive の情報

Monday, May 28, 2018    Memorial Day



14344 180524  Minneapolis and St. Paul rank as top two park systems in the country - StarTribune.com  May 23, 2018
Minnesota  |  America
Nature Centers & Parks local

14343 180524  May 24: "Nature at Our Doorstep" with Matt Schuth – Minnesota River Valley Audubon Chapter 
Speaker: Matt Schuth: Naturalist at the University of Minnesota, Landscape Arboretum
May 24, 2018, 7 p.m., @ Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge

"Show and Tell"  Fore example, Eggs: Giant Elephant Bird vs. Ostrich vs. Hummingbird
Fossil Giant Elephant Bird Egg - Bone Clones, Inc. - Osteological Reproductions
Eggs and nests: more different bird species
A cowbird's egg and Chipping Sparrow's eggs in the Chipping Sparrow's nest
Taxidermy birds: Pileated Woodpecker, Saw-whet Owl
Dead Hummingbird

Matt Schuth: Nature at Our Doorstep (Nodin Press, Minneapolis, 2017)  For more info, click Nature at Our Doorstep Observing Plants, Birds, Mammals, and Other Natural Phenomena Throughout the Year
28th Annual Midwest Book Awards Medalists Announced! MIPA


14342 180524  Top 50 Songs Of The Week - May 26, 2018 - YouTube 
Best Party Songs 2018 - YouTube
Music

14341 180524  Henry Plummer is elected sheriff of Bannack, Montana - May 24, 1863 - HISTORY.com
born 1832    Henry Plummer
The Hanging of Henry Plummer - YouTube
Stories of the Century HENRY PLUMMER complete show - YouTube
Henry Plummer - Wikipedia
 1832–1864, a prospector, lawman, and outlaw in the American West in the 1850s and 1860s, who was known to have killed several men, some in what was considered self-defense.
Maine  |  Montana

Outlaws  |  Wild West  (Old West) 

14340 180523  TOP 10 MUST SEE MOVIES (2017-2018) - YouTube
TOP UPCOMING COMEDY MOVIES Trailer (2018) - YouTube


Weekend Box Office Results for May 18-20, 2018 - Box Office Mojo
Deadpool 2 (2018) - IMDb 
 2  Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - IMDb  3  Book Club (2018) - IMDb

14339 180523     born May 23, 1810    Margaret Fuller
Margaret Fuller is born - May 23, 1810 - HISTORY.com

Margaret Fuller: Author, Educator, and Feminist - YouTube
Margaret Fuller - Wikipedia
  May 23, 1810 – July 19, 1850, an American journalist, critic, and women's rights advocate associated with the American transcendentalism movement.
Transcendentalism in a Nutshell - YouTube
Women in the 19th Century Crash Course US History #16 - YouTube
Massachusetts
Women's Rights


14338 180522  Spring Warbler Warm-up Quiz - YouTube
Bird sounds for kids - PART 1 - Bird Identification Children Learn Common City Birds and Fowls - YouTube
Raptor Bird of Prey - Bird sounds for kids PART 2 - Children Learn Birds of Prey (Raptors) - YouTube
Bird Song Hero
: The song learning game for everyone - YouTube
Bird Call Video - YouTube
The National Geographic Guide to Birding in North America The Great Courses - YouTube

Birding

14337 180522  Festival Of Birds Detroit Lakes MN Birding  May 16-19, 2018  Sorry late posting because we didn't know the event. Thank you for info, Pete and Gary, who attended the event.
Birding Without Borders | Noah Strycker | TEDxSalem - YouTube

Noah Strycker - Wikipedia

Birding

14336 180522     May 22, 2018     Nature Notes from Kris’ Walk @ Roberts Bird Sanctuary, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Sunny, around 60 degrees F, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Tennessee Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Canada Warbler, Connecticut Warbler (calls), Downy Woodpecker, Robin, Mallard, Caspian Tern, Oriole, Oriole nest, Hummingbird, Crow, Grackle, Yellow-throated Vireo* (calls), Gray-cheeked Thrush, Red-winged Blackbird, female Turkey
Yellow-throated Vireo Song - YouTube
Gray Squirrel, Deer
Green Darner dragonfly, Bumblebee, Anthill
In Bloom: Crabapple, Choke Cherry, Virginia Bluebells, Dandelion,
“Thank you for helping us write the notes, Julie, a naturalist”
in St. Paul
Red-tailed Hawk, Crow, Rock Pigeon
Nature Notes  2018 

14330 180520-0522    May 19, 2018    The Wedding of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex | The Royal Family    
Stand by Me | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchange vows - The Royal Wedding - BBC - YouTube
First kiss, epic carriage ride! | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - The Royal Wedding - BBC - YouTube
FULL CEREMONY: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Royal Wedding - YouTube

Royal wedding 2018
: All the guests who attended
The Stunning Transformation Of Meghan Markle - YouTube

14335 180521  15 money traps that keep you living paycheck to paycheck  MSN

14334 180521  Soap star Susan Lucci wins first Emmy after 19 nominations - May 21, 1999 - HISTORY.com
Susan Lucci Wins an Emmy Award for Lead Actress - YouTube
All My Children (TV Series 1970–2011) - IMDb
All My Children - 1991 - Brooke Slaps Erica - YouTube

14333 180521     Sunday, May 20, 2018    Billboard Music Awards
Kelly Clarkson
| Billboard Music Awards Opening Medley Performance! - YouTube
[LIVE] BTS 'FAKE LOVE' - 2018 Billboard Music Awards - YouTube
Camila Cabello - Sangria Wine (Ft. Pharrell Williams) + Havana (Billboard Music Awards 2018) - YouTube
Khalid & Normani - Love Lies (live at 2018 Billboard Music Awards) - YouTube
Dua Lipa - New Rules (Live at 2018 Billboard Music Awards) - YouTube
Christina Aguilera - Fall In Line ft. Demi Lovato Live on Billboard Music Awards 2018 - YouTube
Ariana Grande - No Tears Left To Cry (Live From The Billboard Music Awards - 2018) - YouTube
Janet Jackson Billboard Icon Award 2018 Performance - YouTube
2018 Billboard Music Awards Winners Recap - YouTube
Entertainment Calendar

14332 180520  2018 Preakness Stakes I FULL RACE I NBC Sports - YouTube
Preakness Stakes
: Justify holds off a late challenge to keep Triple Crown bid alive
Triple Crown
Sports  2018

14331 180520     Sunday, May 20, 2018    Billboard Music Awards
Billboard Music Awards - NBC.com
Billboard Music Award - Wikipedia
 
Billboard Music Awards
Billboard Music Awards Billboard
Billboard Music Awards
: 2018 Best Moments | PEOPLE.com
Entertainment Calendar

14330 180520    May 19, 2018    The Wedding of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex | The Royal Family    
Stand by Me | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchange vows - The Royal Wedding - BBC - YouTube
First kiss, epic carriage ride! | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - The Royal Wedding - BBC - YouTube
FULL CEREMONY: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Royal Wedding - YouTube

Royal wedding 2018
: All the guests who attended

14329 180520  The Nature Surrounding Noboribetsu - Wild Hokkaido! - Video On Demand - NHK WORLD - English
Info from Explore Japan Info

14328 180519  Nature Notes from Tammy's Walk @ Eloise Butler Garden. Cloudy, around 59 degrees F, 7:30-10 a.m
Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Loons passing overhead with calls, Red-bellied Woodpecker (calls), Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (calls), Peewee, Least Flycatcher, Red-eyed Vireo, Canada Goose, Red-winged Blackbird, Tennessee Warbler (calls), Yellow Warbler, Hummingbird male at close range, Crow, Mallard, Goldfinch (many, very noisy), Wood Duck, Cowbird, Oriole, Oriole nest, Northern Cardinal, Sora calls on Wirth Lake, Gull, Thrush (unidentified species), Indigo Bunting (calls), Catbird, Robin, 
Blue Jay calls, 
Shrew (dead), Gray Squirrel, Fox shelter
No insects
In Bloom: Jack-in-the-pulpit, Large-flowered bellwort, Marsh marigold, Ohio buckeye
Growing: Horsetail, Skunk cabbage
Mushrooms: Mushroom (unidentified), Bracket Fungi, 
Nature Notes 
2018

14327 180519 
The Da Vinci Code opens - May 19, 2006 - HISTORY.com
The Da Vinci Code (1-8) Movie CLIP - Symbols (2006) HD - YouTube
The Da Vinci Code (2006) - IMDb

14326 180519     born 19 May 1945    Pete Townshend   
Pete Townshend writes “My Generation” on his 20th birthday - May 19, 1965 - HISTORY.com
The Who - My Generation - YouTube
The Who - Who Are You Lyrics (FULL VERSION) - YouTube
The Who - Topic - YouTube
Pete Townshend - Wikipedia  born 19 May 1945, an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and principal songwriter for the rock band the Who

The Who - Wikipedia
Music

14325 180517  Past Weather in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA — Yesterday or Further Back
May 16 & 17, 2018  High Temp: over 80 degrees F (26.7 degrees C)
May 11, 2018   High Temp: 54 degrees F (12.2 degrees C)
Nature Notes  2018

14324 180517  Who's Going to Buy the International Space Station? |  WIRED  02/12/2018
In Space 

14323 180517    Donna Summer, queen of disco, dies - May 17, 2012 - HISTORY.com
Donna Summer- Hot Stuff - YouTube
Donna Summer - I Feel Love [Studio Version] - YouTube
Donna Summer - Topic - YouTube
Donna Summer - Wikipedia  December 31, 1948 – May 17, 2012, an American singer, songwriter, and painter.
Music
 

14322 180517  Washington criticizes “taxation without representation” - May 17, 1769 - HISTORY.com
No Taxation Without Representation - YouTube

American Revolution
Presidents:     George Washington    #1

14321 180516    It's graduation time!
Bloomberg’s message to Rice graduates ‘Honesty matters’ - YouTube
Tim Cook
: Be Fearless Duke University Commencement 2018 Speech - YouTube
Our graduation page -  Letter 2 | Graduation photos & videos

14320 180516  Magic plays center as a rookie, wins championship - May 16, 1980 - HISTORY.com
Magic Johnson Plays Center in 1980 Finals - YouTube

1979 NCAA Finals - Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson [Ending] - YouTube

14319 180516     born May 16, 1898    Tamara de Lempicka
Tamara de Lempicka A collection of 117 paintings (HD) - YouTube
Tamara de Lempicka’s 120th Birthday  Google Doodle

Tamara de Lempicka, Worldly Deco Diva, underrated master of the roaring twenties. - YouTube
Tamara de Lempicka - Wikipedia  Tamara Łempicka, commonly known as Tamara de Lempicka,16 May 1898 – 18 March 1980, was a Polish Art Deco painter and "the first woman artist to be a glamour star".
"Girl in Green with Gloves" Tamara de Lempicka - Street Painting by Rod Tryon
Art

14318 180515  Weekend Box Office Results for May 11-13, 2018 - Box Office Mojo
 
Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - IMDb  2  Life of the Party (2018) - IMDb  3  Breaking In (2018) - IMDb
 
14317 180515  Governor George Wallace shot - May 15, 1972 - HISTORY.com
1972, May 15 George Wallace Assassination Attempt Stock Footage HD - YouTube

Maryland  |  Alabama
Presidents:     Richard Nixon    #37

14316 180515  President John Adams orders federal government to Washington, D.C. - May 15, 1800 - HISTORY.com
Pennsylvania  |  Washington, D.C.
Presidents:     John Adams    #2

14315 180515  Ronald Reagan applies for transfer to Army Air Force - May 15, 1942 - HISTORY.com
WWII

Presidents:     Ronald Reagan    #40  

14314 180514  25 Expert Answers to Life’s Toughest Questions  MSN, lifestyle

14313 180514  State of Israel proclaimed - May 14, 1948 - HISTORY.com
Israeli settlements, explained Settlements Part I - YouTube
Why Israeli settlements don’t feel like a conflict zone
| Settlements Part II - YouTube
Israel Map - Geography of Israel - Map of Israel - Worldatlas.com

14312 180514     born May 14, 1944    George Lucas
George Lucas - IMDb
Biography.com  George Lucas
George Lucas - Wikipedia 
born May 14, 1944, an American filmmaker and entrepreneur. He is best known as the creator of the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises, ...
California 

14311 180513  Happy Mother's Day
Pileated Woodpecker Family photos:  Two baby boys wait for food  1  |  2  |  A mom pileated woodpecker feeds  3
Sunday, May 13, 2018     Mother's Day

14310 180513  Happy Mother's Day
Mother's Day Animal Moms Happy Mother's Day 2018 - YouTube

Digital Love Letters from children to parents who are incarcerated  Blog.Google
Mother's Day Cold Open - SNL - YouTube
Sunday, May 13, 2018     Mother's Day

14309 180513     born May 13, 1950    Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You - YouTube
Stevie Wonder Superstition - YouTube
Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely - YouTube
Stevie Wonder comes of age - May 13, 1971 - HISTORY.com
Stevie Wonder - Wikipedia  Stevland Hardaway Morris, Judkins; born May 13, 1950, known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist. A child prodigy, he is considered to be one of the most critically and commercially successful musical performers of the late 20th century.
Michigan
Music


14308 180513  Pope John Paul II shot - May 13, 1981 - HISTORY.com
Who is behind the shooting of John Paul II? - YouTube
Pope John Paul II

14307 180512     Matt's Walk    May 12, 2018, 9-11 a.m., Cloudy, 50-60 degrees F, Arboretum, Minnesota
Chickadee (calls), Nuthatch (calls), Cowbird, Crow, Broad-winged Hawk, Northern Harrier, Barn Swallow, Cardinal (calls), Blue Jay, Great-crested Flycatcher, Flycatcher (unidentified), Barred Owl*, Canada Warbler*, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Black-and-White Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Orange-crowned Warbler, Common Yellowthroat*, Yellow-throated Vireo*, Pileated Woodpecker (calls), Hummingbird male, Mallard, Canada Goose, Swainson's Trush, Caspian Tern*, Swamp Sparrow calls, and many more.
Western Chorus Frog calls
Green Darner Dragonfly,
In Bloom: Spring Wildflowers
*  FOY

Nature Notes  2018

14306 180512  Teddy Roosevelt’s trip to San Francisco is captured on film - May 12, 1903 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Theodore Roosevelt    #26
New York  |  North Dakota


14305 180512     born May 12, 1928    Burt Bacharach
Burt Bacharach - Pianist, Songwriter, Singer, Composer - Biography.com
Burt Bacharach - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head - YouTube
Burt Bacharach - Topic - YouTube
Music  |  Kansas City, Missouri  |  New York, New York


14304 180511  Woman dies two months after getting flesh-eating bacteria while vacationing in St. Pete, Florida - YouTube  05/10/2018
Flesh-Eating Bacteria: What is it? - YouTube
How to avoid dangerous bacteria - YouTube

14303 180511  B.F. Goodrich Co. announces development of tubeless tire - May 11, 1947 - HISTORY.com
Tubeless tire - Wikipedia
Cars 


14302 180511  Dust storm sweeps from Great Plains across Eastern states - May 11, 1934 - HISTORY.com
America

14301 180511  Minnesota enters the Union - May 11, 1858 - HISTORY.com
Minnesota 

14300 180510  From the world′s workshop to the world′s tech hub: China′s economic leap forward  Deutsche Welle, 05/10/2018

14299 180510  Major depression on the rise among everyone, new data shows  NBC News

14298 180510  Hayes has first phone installed in White House - May 10, 1877 - HISTORY.com  
Presidents    Rutherford B. Hayes    #19

14297 180510  First transcontinental railroad is completed - May 10, 1869 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Abraham Lincoln    #16    |    Ulysses S. Grant    #18
Trains 

Utah

14296 180509  Last Honeymooners episode airs - May 09, 1971 - HISTORY.com
The Honeymooners: Mind your own business - YouTube
The Honeymooners - Topic - YouTube
The Honeymooners - Wikipedia

The Honeymooners (TV Series 1955–1956) - IMDb

14295 180509  FDA approves the pill - May 09, 1960 - HISTORY.com
A brief history of the birth control pill - The pill timeline | Need to Know | PBS

How do contraceptives work? - NWHunter - YouTube
 
14294 180508  Best hats from the 2018 Kentucky Derby  MSN
14285 180505-0506  2018 Kentucky Derby I FULL RACE I NBC Sports - YouTube
Texas woman wins $1.2 million on Kentucky Derby bet
- the woman made a Pick 5 wager to win $1.2 million on $18 bet, Yahoo
Sports  2018
Kentucky Derby

14293 180508  Zachary Taylor fights the Battle of Palo Alto - May 08, 1846 - HISTORY.com
Virginia
Presidents:     Zachary Taylor    #12

14292 180508     Harry S. Truman is born - May 08, 1884 - HISTORY.com
Missouri
Presidents    Harry S. Truman    #33
 
14291 180508     Nature Notes: Kris' Walk
Cloudy, around 60 degrees F, @ Roberts Bird Sanctuary, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Mallard, Canada Goose, Wood Duck, Pileated Woodpecker male (calls, drumming), Redstart*, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Black-and-White Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler*, Chestnut-sided Warbler*, Magnolia Warbler*, Blackburnian Warbler*, Northern (or Louisiana*) Waterthrush, Blue-headed Vireo*, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (calls), Baltimore Oriole*, Robin (calls), Coot, Sharp-shinned Hawk (or Cooper's) flying overhead, Turkey*; a Tom Turkey displays, House Wren, Chickadee, Red-winged Blackbird (calls), White-throated Sparrow, Goldfinch, Rose-breasted Grosbeak*, Blue Jay calls, Cardinal calls
Gray Squirrel, 
In Bloom: Dandelion*, Serviceberry* (or Juneberry), Crabapple?*, Baneberry* (Red or White?) 
Trees and shrubs are leafing out.
No insects - probably it's too cold to fly. 
No frog calls
* FOY (First of the Year)

Nature Notes  2018  

14290 180508  Weekend Box Office Results for May 4-6, 2018 - Box Office Mojo
Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - IMDb  2  Overboard (2018) - IMDb  3  A Quiet Place (2018) - IMDb

14289 180507  Meghan and Harry: Everything You Need to Know About the Royal Wedding  Parade

14288 180507  French defeated at Dien Bien Phu - May 07, 1954 - HISTORY.com
Dien Bien Phu French Defeat in Vietnam. - YouTube

Vietnam War
Presidents:    Dwight D. Eisenhower    #34  
 
14287 180507  Lusitania sinks - May 07, 1915 - HISTORY.com
Sinking of the Lusitania - The Gorlice-Tarnów Offensive I THE GREAT WAR - Week 41 - YouTube

WWI
 
14286 180506  Grant and Lee continue fighting in the Wilderness - May 06, 1864 - HISTORY.com
Grant versus Lee: The Wilderness to Petersburg - YouTube

Civil War 


14285 180505-0506  2018 Kentucky Derby I FULL RACE I NBC Sports - YouTube
Texas woman wins $1.2 million on Kentucky Derby bet
- the woman made a Pick 5 wager to win $1.2 million on $18 bet, Yahoo
Sports  2018

14284 180506  John Steinbeck wins a Pulitzer for The Grapes of Wrath - May 06, 1940 - HISTORY.com

14283 180506     Gray-cheeked Thrush  The pic was taken on Steve and Jason's Bird Walk at Roberts Bird Sanctuary, Minneapolis, MN, on May 5, 2018.  Gray-cheeked Thrush Overview, All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Nature Notes  2018

14282 180505-0506  May 5, 2018  Nature Notes - Steve and Jason's Walk, Sunny, Roberts Bird Sanctuary, Minneapolis, Minnesota   
Blue Jay calls, Woodpecker: Pileated, Downy, Turkey calls, Wood Duck, Red-winged Blackbird (calls), Crow, Loon, Pied Billed Grebe, Mallard, Robin, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Orange-crowned Warbler, Kinglet: Ruby-crowned, Golden-crowned*, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher* (calls), Phoebe*,
Gray-cheeked Thrush*, White-throated Sparrow, Lincoln Sparrow*, Grackle, Cardinal Calls, Chickadee, House Wren, Swamp Sparrow*,
Raccoon*, Little Brown Bat*, Muskrat, Gray Squirrel, Cottontail Rabbit*,

Trees and shrubs begin to leaf out
* FOY (First of the Year)
Lake Harriet: Ice-out most likely occurred on May 2, 2018.
Perfect Rainbow, St. Paul, MN, around 7:30 p.m.

Nature Notes  2018

14281 180505  Sitting Bull leads his people into Canada - May 05, 1877 - HISTORY.com
Native Americans
Canada


14280 180505  May 5, 1891
Carnegie Hall's Opening Night 1891 (From the Carnegie Hall Archives) - YouTube  Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
May 5, 1891: Andrew Carnegie’s Music Hall Opens Sound & Vision

Carnegie Hall - YouTube
Carnegie Hall - Wikipedia

Presidents:    Benjamin Harrison    #23
Music  

14279 180504  May 4, 2018  Nature Notes, Sunny, Maplewood, MN    Blue Jay calls, Chickadee calls, Barred Owl calls, Barn Swallow, Canada Goose, Red-winged Blackbird (calls), Crow, Red-breasted Merganser, Blue-winged Teal*, Northern Shoveler, Mallard,
Western Chorus Frog calls
Trees and shrubs begin to leaf out
* FOY (First of the Year)
Nature Notes  2018

14278 180504  Lake Phalen, St. Paul, MN: Ice-out occurred on May 1, 2018
White Bear, Phalen, state’s other lakes seeing record late ice-outs – Twin Cities
Best rain chance stays south; record lake ice-out | Updraft | Minnesota Public Radio News

Lake Harriet, Minneapolis, MN: around 70% ice-free, May 1, 2018
Ice-out

14277 180504    May 4, 1961    Freedom Riders
Freedom Riders Freedom Rides HISTORY.com
Meet the Freedom Riders Who Survived a Deadly Attack from the KKK The Oprah Winfrey Show OWN - YouTube
Freedom Riders - Wikipedia 
May 4 – December 10, 1961
Civil Rights

14276 180503  Hawaii Approves Bill Banning Sunscreen Believed To Kill Coral Reefs | NPR
Conservation  |  Hawaii

14275 180503  Cold War  Congressional hearings on General MacArthur - May 03, 1951 - HISTORY.com
Douglas MacArthur - Address to Congress (1951) Part 1 of 4 - YouTube
Lessons Learned: General MacArthur's Dismissal - YouTube

Presidents:    Harry S. Truman    #33

14274 180503  May 3, 1948  Shelley v. Kraemer - Wikipedia
Shelley v. Kraemer quimbee.com - YouTube

Civil Rights

14273 180503  360 Google Doodles/Spotlight Stories: Back to the Moon - YouTube
Celebrating Georges Méliès Google Doodle
Georges Méliès official website
Georges Méliès: how the filmmaker revolutionized cinema 100 years ago - Vox
Georges Méliès - Wikipedia 
8 December 1861 – 21 January 1938, a French illusionist and film director who led many technical and narrative developments in the earliest days of cinema. Méliès was well-known for the use of special effects, popularizing such techniques as substitution splices, multiple exposures, time-lapse photography, dissolves, and hand-painted color. He was also one of the first filmmakers to use storyboards.
 
14272 180502  Cambridge Analytica shuts down following Facebook data scandal  Deutsche Welle, 05/02/2018
Cambridge Analytica shutting down, files for bankruptcy - ABC News

14271 180502  'Chinawood' hopes to challenge Hollywood for cinematic dominance - France 24

14270 180502  Dallas Flyers Club: What Uber's Flying Taxi Future Feels Like  Popular Mechanics
Airplane

14269 180502  End of an era at the FBI - May 02, 1972 - HISTORY.com
J. Edgar Hoover - Government Official - Biography
J. Edgar Hoover - Wikipedia  January 1, 1895 – May 2, 1972, an American detective and the first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the United States.


14268 180502  May 2, 1933 -- First sighting of Loch Ness Monster! - YouTube
Loch Ness Monster sighted - May 02, 1933 - HISTORY.com
Loch Ness Monster - Wikipedia
Minne – Minneapolis Parks Foundation

Minnesota

14267 180501     May Calendar - Updated  May 1, 2018
May Calendar: Nationwide & Local 
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14266 180501  Nature Notes from Kris' Walk, Sunny, Roberts
Immature Hawk (Red-tailed Hawk?), Hawk (possibly Sharp-shinned Hawk) flying overhead, Swainson's Thrush*, Golden-crowned Kinglet*, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Least Flycatcher?*, Downy Woodpecker, Pileated Woodpecker, Coot?, Robin's gathering (noisy), a flock of about 10 White-throated Sparrows*, Northern Cardinal (calls), Blue Jay (calls), Crow, Grackle's gathering, Red-winged Blackbird (calls), Orange-crowned Warbler*, Northern Waterthrush*, Mallard, Song Sparrow songs, Barn Swallow,
Lake Harriet: around 70% ice-free
Willet* standing on ice, Canada Goose, Red-breasted Merganser, Gull
Gray Squirrel, Chipmunk
Red admiral*, Green Darner*
In Bloom: Crocus*,
Siberian Squill*+
*  Our first one of the season
+
Scilla siberica (Siberian Squill) Minnesota Wildflowers
Nature Notes  2018


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