Friday, March 05, 2010

The Last Time

The average US price for a gallon of gasoline was $1.82.

One share of Google stock was $187.40.

The HMS Scott reveals, via mapping of the seafloor, a 100 m landslide at the epicenter of the deadly 2004 earthquake/tsunami in the Indian Ocean.

Year 4702 (Year of the Rooster) began in the Chinese calendar.

The #1 song on the Hot-100 Billboard charts was "Let me love you" by Mario

The top movie at the box office was "Boogeyman." It was about to be replaced by "Hitch."

Cuba begins a ban on smoking in public places.

President George W. Bush, just two weeks into his second term, announces a tax increase.

Two months before his death, Pope John Paul II allows an American cardinal to give the Ash Wednesday address from the Vatican.

#8 Duke beat #2 North Carolina in Cameron Indoor Stadium, 71-70, after Rashad McCants dribbled the ball off his foot with two seconds left.

Duke students, acting like They Have Been There Before, stay in the stands to sing the alma mater, rather than rushing the court. Students proceed to burn shit in a disorderly fashion.

That was Wednesday, February 9, 2005. The last time Duke beat UNC at Cameron.

Carolina delenda est.

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