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Events From the Nineties
Events On This Day In History...August 15
1990,51st PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Gary Player
1990,E W Elst discovers asteroid #5033 Mistral
1990,Mark McGwire is 1st to hit 30 HRs in each of his 1st 4 seasons
1990,Phils Terry Mulholland no-hits Giants 6-0 (8th no hitter of 1990)
1991,750,000 attend Paul Simon's free concert in Central Park
1991,A Natori & T Urata discover asteroid #4959 Niinoama
1991,E F Helin discovers asteroid #5521 Morpurgo & #7061
1991,US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1992,Actress Susan Anton marries actor Jeff Lester
1992,Colombo '92 closes in Genoa Italy
1993,"Goodbye Girl" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 188 performances
1993,75th PGA Championship: Paul Azinger shoots a 272 at Inverness Club Oh
1993,Cindy Schreyer wins LPGA Sun-Time Challenge Golf Tournament
1993,NYC radio (WFAN) personality Don Imus' lung collapes for 2nd time
1993,Nolan Ryan, 324th & final victory, Rangers 4, Indians 1
1993,Televangelist Robert Tilton announces he is divorcing Marte
1994,S African Pres Nelson Mandela receives Anne Frank Penning
1994,Terrorist Carlos the Jackal, captured in Khartoum Sudan
1995,Keylee Sue Sanders, 18, of Kansas, crowned 13th Miss Teen USA
1997,Dan Wilson hits Seattle Mariners 3,000th HR
1997,Dow Jones drops 247.37 pts
1997,LA Dodgers retire Tommy Lasorda's #2
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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.
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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!"
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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)
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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.
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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.
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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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