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Events From the Nineties
Events On This Day In History...February 27
1990,E F Helin discovers asteroid #5641 McCleese
1990,Exxon Corp & Exxon Shipping are indicted on 5 criminal counts (Valdez)
1990,K Suzuki & T Urata discover asteroid #5482
1990,No one elected to Hall of Fame for 2nd time in 3 years
1991,Ben Elton's "Silly Cow," premieres in London
1991,Gulf War ends after Iraqi troops retreated & Kuwait is liberated
1991,Noureddine Morcelli set 1500m mark at 3:34:16
1991,Singer James Brown is released from prison
1991,US led allied 6 week war with Iraq ends
1992,Larry Smith, named 9th Commissioner of the CFL
1992,N Kawasato discovers asteroid #7878
1992,Tiger Woods, 16, becomes youngest PGA golfer in 35 years
1993,PBA National Championship Won by Ron Palombi Jr
1994,17th Winter Olympic games closes in Lillehammer, Norway
1994,Maronite church near Beirut bombed, 10 killed
1995,Car bomb explodes in Zakho, North-Iraq (54-80 killed)
1995,S Otomo discovers asteroid #7203
1995,T Kobayashi discovers asteroid #8110
1996,Mark Waugh scores 126 in World Cup against India
1997,"Last Night of Ballyhoo" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC
1997,Singer Sade (Helen Folasade), arrest in Jamaica for disobeying a cop
1998,14th Soap Opera Digest Awards
1998,Apple discontinues developing Newton computer
1998,FBI arrests 10 most wanted suspected serial killer Tony Ray Amati
1998,NE Patriot David Meggett arrested in Toronto on sex assault charges
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I was at a beach house in Galveston, Texas with my mom, brother, and aunt when we saw it on tv. I don't remember their reaction exactly, but i know they were positive he had done it, so they were probably pissed off at how ridiculous it was.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in social studies and my teacher turned on the news. When I heard "not guilty" I siad to my friend, Nick, "Those dumbasses let a killer go!"
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in seventh grade sitting in social studies when the principal set up the radio by the intercom and broadcast it through the entire school. I remember it taking forever to read the charges and then finally the virdict. We all sat in stunned silence not believing that he was seen as not guilty.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in my High School World History Class (10th grade) when the verdict was read. One student pulled out his walkman and tuned in to a news station to listen to the verdict; after it was read, HIS WALKMAN WAS CONFISCATED by my teacher!!! It's stupid, but finding out all of this had to be done.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in 5th grade in dallas.. we were all learning about ships or conquistidors or something, when out teacher, Mrs. Geddie pulled out a T.V. we were all so excited and some kids got kicked out for screaming. Finally everyone got quite. and the other students snuck in and we all watched The jury denounce every charge on O.J. Personally i thought he was innocent.. but i always give people too much credit.. It was probably him anyway.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in 6th grade, sitting in the back of my World History class, and we were the only class in school that got to watch the verdict live on tv. Our teacher just wouldn't back down, and we all thought we were soooooo cool... :O)
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was in the 3rd grade and we were all sitting on the carpet after recess. One of the teachers walked in (and we all knew what was coming) "Not Guilty" she said. I came home and sat down. I began to watch CNN where they showed the clip of the verdict about 1500 times.
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I was working for a lawyers' office at the time. Both lawyers, the legal assistant, and I were sitting in the conference room watching the small TV. When the verdict was read, we all looked at each other, of course in disbelief.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was a senior in highschool. when we heard the verdict was going to be read the whole school got into the auditorium and they put cnn on the projector and the wrong verdict was read off.
Added to the site on February 26, 2008
I was a sophomore at the University of Notre Dame, in Alumni Hall (Go Dawgs!) in Sean Dixon's room (you don't know him). We had ordered some Paps John's for the occasion. I was eating a peppercini as the verdict was read. When the "not guilties" had been read, the entire hall was completely silent. After the initiall concussion, while the Hall was still silent, I heard someone down the hall, doubtlessly one of my fellow Caucasians (Notre Dame is mostly lilly-white), exclaim: "Let's riot!"
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Hold Me Closer Tony Danza and other Misheard Lyrics

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