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Be warned:in this very rich environment where you can immerse yourself so completely, your emotions will become engaged -- and not everyone is cognizant of that. Among the many excellent features of SL, there is no auto-return on hearts, so be wary of where your's wanders...
1974 - Mel Brooks' film "Blazing Saddles" opens in movie theaters starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder
1976 - World's largest telescope (600 cm) begins operation (USSR)
1977 - Soyuz 24 launches with two cosmonauts
1979 – Pluto moves inside Neptune's orbit for the first time since either was discovered.
1979 - Pink Floyd premiere their live version of "The Wall" in Los Angeles
1984 – Space Shuttle program: STS-41-B Mission: Astronauts Bruce McCandless II and Robert L. Stewart make the first untethered space walk using the Manned Maneuvering Unit (MMU).
1997 – NeXT merges with Apple Computer, starting the path to Mac OS X.
2006 - Uma Thurman is named a knight of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres of France for outstanding achievement in the field of art and literature
2013 - Azerbaijan launches its first satellite, Azerspace-1
2014 – Scientists announce that the Happisburgh footprints in Norfolk, England, date back to more than 800,000 years ago, making them the oldest known hominid footprints outside Africa.
2016 – North Korea launches Kwangmyŏngsŏng-4 into outer space violating multiple UN treaties and prompting condemnation from around the world.
2018 - DNA analysis of Chedder Man, UK's oldest complete skeleton shows he had dark skin and blue eyes
Today is FFF -- the First Friday of February! I’m not as happy as I usually am about it being Friday because I made the mistake of reading the news these past couple of days and need to get my social media feeds back to anime, science fiction, anthropology and archeology, gaming, and other things that I find interesting.
And I think it is time to bury myself with other narratives for a while