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Old 08-10-2014, 11:36 PM   #1410
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"Driven to Tears" is a song written by Sting and first released by The Police on the Zenyatta Mondatta.. Although not released as a single, the song reached #35 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.. The political overtones of the song represent the beginning of the political activism that would recur throughout much of Sting's and the Police's subsequent music..As mentioned by Copeland, the Police embarked on a tour of the world the day of the ElPea's completion, beginning in Belgium and finishing in Australia Released 3 October 1980...

August 1, 1980 – Ireland – Buttevant Rail Disaster, County Cork: A train derails at speed due to a signal fault on the main Dublin - Cork line leaving 18 dead and 62 injured/2, 1980 – Italy – Bologna: the Ancona–Chiasso train waiting on platform 1 of the Bologna Central Station is caught in the blast of the bomb that caused the Bologna massacre. 85 people killed and more than 200 wounded, including both passengers on the train and people near and inside the station buildings\4 – John Lennon and Yoko Ono begin the recording of Double Fantasy -11) Hurricane Aline, kills 272 in Texas & Caribbean/11 – Margaret Thatcher visits the Harold Hill area of East London to hand of the keys to the 12,000th council tenants in Britain to buy their home under the right to buy scheme. However, she is met by jeering from neighbours of the family\15 – 37 people die as a result of fires started by arson at adjacent London nightclubs/16 – The first Monsters of Rock heavy metal festival is held at Donington Park in England\17- "Blackstone" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 104 perfs/19– Poland – A freight train runs through a red light and slams into a passenger train traveling from Toruń to Łódź. The accident near Otłoczyn killed 67 people and injured 65 – Fans at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto stage a riot after Alice Cooper cancels because of illness – In one of aviation's worst disasters, 301 people are killed when Saudia Flight 163 catches fire in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia\23 – The Heatwave festival near Toronto features The B-52's, Talking Heads, The Pretenders, Elvis Costello and many others/31 – Karen Carpenter marries Thomas Burris. "Because We Are in Love" is played at their wedding- 80th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Hal Sutton..

September 1st - Dutch embassy in Israel moves from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv\9– Bibby Line’s Liverpool-registered ore-bulk-oil carrier MV Derbyshire sinks with the loss of all 44 crew south of Japan in Typhoon Orchid following structural failure/13-Solid Gold, a new music TV series, premieres in syndication-Elton John plays a free concert for 400,000 people in New York's Central Park. He performs the encore in a Donald Duck costume – Hercules, a bear which had gone missing on a Scottish island filming a Kleenex advertisement, is found\22-The command council of Iraq orders its army to "deliver its fatal blow on Iranian military targets," initiating the Iran–Iraq War-Youth riots in the capital of the Soviet Republic of Estonia are quickly put down - John & Yoko sign a recording contract with Geffin Records/24 – 34-year-old Singapore born doctor Upadhya Bandara is attacked and injured in Headingley, Leeds; the Yorkshire Ripper is believed to have been responsible\25 – John Bonham, drummer of Led Zeppelin, is found dead by bandmate John Paul Jones/25 - US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh\26-13 people are killed and 211 injured in the Oktoberfest terror attack/30 - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh

October 1- Cosmonauts Ryumin & Popov break space endurance record of 176 days\3-The main-belt asteroid 2404 Antarctica is discovered by Antonín Mrkos at Kleť, South Bohemian Region, Czechoslovakia- 4 die in attack on synagogue in Paris/5 – British Leyland launches its new Metro, a 3-door entry-level hatchback which is designed as the eventual replacement for the Mini\8 - USSR & Syria sign peace treaty - USSR performs nuclear test- After playing 2 shows at the Madison Square Garden, Bob Marley collapsed in Central Park while jogging, brought to Sloan-Kettering Hospital/ 9 – A riot breaks out at a Black Sabbath concert in Milwaukee after bassist Geezer Butler is hit in the head by a bottle and the band quits the stage– Gloagtrotter of Perth, Scotland, trading as GT Coaches, begins operation of a coach service from Dundee to St Pancras, London\10 – Margaret makes her famous "The lady's not for turning" speech-El Asnam, Algeria is destroyed by an EQ, which claims more than 2,600 lives/11 - USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya \ 22 – The Thomson Corporation says that The Times and all associated supplements will close in March 1981 if no buyer can be found/24 – MG car production ends after 56 years with the closure of the plant in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, where more than 1.1million MG cars have been built since it opened in 1924\26 – Paul Kantner of Jefferson Starship is rushed to hospital following a cerebral hemorrhage. He soon recovers without surgery, defying medical odds/28 – Thatcher declares that the government will not give in to se7en jailed IRA terrorists who are on hunger strike in the Maze Prison in hope of winning prisoner of war status\31 - Reza Pahlavi, eldest son of the Shah of Iran, proclaims himself the rightful successor to the Peacock Throne....

November 1st - USSR performs nuclear test/4 - Ronald (R) defeats President JC (D) by a landslide\5 – Theresa Sykes, a 16-year-old Huddersfield mother of a young baby, is wounded in a stabbing near her home in the town.. The Yorkshire Ripper is believed to be responsible/10 –12 – Voyager program: The NASA space probe Voyager I makes its closest approach to Saturn, when it flies within 77,000 miles of the planet's cloud-tops\11 - Crew of Soyuz 35 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 37/12- 7 stabbed at Blood, Sweat & Tears concert in LA- Amy Alcott wins LPGA Inamori Golf Classic\13– George Smith, a security guard, is shot dead when the van he is guarding is intercepted by armed robbers in Willenhall, West Midlands/14 - US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site\16 - China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC/17– University student Jacqueline Hill, aged 20, is murdered in Headingley, Leeds/19 – Police investigating the murder of Jacqueline Hill establish that she was probably the 13th woman to be killed by the Yorkshire Ripper\20-A Texaco oil rig breaks through to a mine under Lake Peigneur-The Gang of 4 trial begins in China- UA withdraws $44 million movie "Heaven's Gate" for reediting\21 – Italy – Curinga train disaster A Rome-Siracusa express train rammed into 69 cars of a freight train, and then derailed the Sicily-Rome express train, crushing 4 passenger cars at Curinga near Lamezia Terme, Catanzaro, killing 29 people and injuring 104-A fire at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip kills 85 people-"Who shot J. R.?" - Mikhail Gorbachev elected member of Politburo/24 - John Lennon releases "(Just Like) Starting Over" in UK\25 - France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island/31 - Senegal routes troops to Gambia due to Libyan threat...

1987-October - Construction work begins on the extension to the M40 Polluting motorway CONSTANT DIN between Oxford and Birmingham/1 – Swedish home product retailer IKEA opens its first British store at Warrington in Cheshire- The Whittier Narrows EQ shook the San Gabriel Valley, registering as a magnitude 5.9.- 6 killed by an EQ measuring 6.1 in LA\11 – The first National Coming Out Day is held in celebration of the second National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights– £1 million pound Operation Deepscan in Loch Ness fails to locate the legendary Loch Ness Monster/ 19 – Indonesia – Bintaro train crash: A commuter train from Rangkasbitung with 600 passengers collides head-on with another commuter train with 300 passengers bound for Merak, at Bintaro Jaya, south of Jakarta, killing at least 156 people, injuring at least 300. Indonesia's worst rail accident in history-The accident happened between Pondokranji Station and Tanah Kusir Cemetery, North of Public High School 86, Jakarta, near the Bintaro Highway curve, about 200 meters after the Pondok Betung crossing and 8 kilometers before Sudimara Station – Glanrhyd Bridge collapse: 4 people died when the 05:27 passenger train from Swansea to Shrewsbury, consisting of a two-car Class 108 DMU fell into the River Towy near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire in Wales. The accident was caused by the Glanrhyd Bridge being washed away by the swollen river-The town is served by Llandeilo railway station on the Heart of Wales Line-Llandeilo is the birthplace of Stefan Cush - vocalist and guitarist of folk punk band The Men They Couldn't Hang – Mötley Crüe release the song "You're All I Need" as a single. MTV refuse to play its video because of the level of violence-Black Monday: Stock market levels fall sharply on Wall Street and around the world-U.S. warships destroy 2 Iranian oil platforms in the Persian Gulf- Woody Woodward resigns as NY Yankee GM\20 - 10 die as US Air Force jet crashed into a Ramada Inn near Indianapolis/22 – The pilot of a British Aerospace BAE Harrier GR5 registered ZD325 accidentally ejects from his aircraft. The jet continues to fly until it runs out of fuel and crashes into the Irish Sea\25 – Peugeot begins production of its second car – the 405 four-door saloon – at the Ryton plant near Coventry-A French-built estate version will be launched next year cough choke splutter congestion constant traffic jams/29 - "Don't Get G-d Started" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 86 perfs\ 30 – GM releases Faith, which would win the Grammy Award of the year and sell 11 million copies in USA alone- In Japan, NEC releases the first 16-bit home entertainment system/31 -The Zorros headline on the Halloween for the last ever show at the Crystal Ballroom, Melbourne's premier Punk/ New Wave Venue- A pair in Coventry, England ties world record for longest singles tennis match at 80 hrs 21 minutes.. Darling? Light, of my life.. I'm not gonna hurt ya.. You didn't let me finish my sentence.. I said, I'm not gonna hurt ya.. I'm just going to bash your brains in.. It was all going to be so perfect, Lucy.. Just like one big, happy family..How much do you think we should charge them for this?..

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