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Old 14-10-2014, 09:00 PM   #621
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Phantasmagoria is the sixth album by The Damned, released by MCA records .. Special editions were available on white vinyl or picture disc — some Versions included a free 12" of their No. 3 hit Eloise..Released July 1985...

The Damned - Grimly Fiendish..
July 3 – Back to the Future opens in American theatres and ends up being the highest grossing film of 1985 in the United States and the first film in the successful franchise- CBS announces a 21% stock buy-back to thwart Ted Turner's takeover/ 10 - Playboy (Penthouse) publish nude pictures of Madonna – Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior is bombed and sunk in Auckland Harbour by French DGSE agents.. During the operation, two operatives sank the flagship of the Greenpeace fleet, the Rainbow Warrior in the port of Auckland, New Zealand on its way to a protest against a planned French nuclear test in Moruroa.. Fernando Pereira, a photographer, drowned on the sinking ship..France initially denied responsibility, but 2 French agents were captured and charged with arson, conspiracy to commit arson, willful damage, and murder.. As the truth came out the resulting scandal resulted in the resignation of the French Defence Minister Charles Hernu..As part of a plea bargain, the two agents pleaded guilty to manslaughter and were sentenced to 10 years in prison, but in fact spent just over 2 years confined to the French island of Hao before being freed by their government in breach of its treaty obligation..After the necessary information had been gathered two DGSE divers attached two limpet mines to the Rainbow Warrior berthed at Marsden Wharf and detonated them 10 minutes apart..In the wake of the bombing, a flotilla of private New Zealand yachts sailed to Moruroa to protest against a French nuclear test..On 14 October 2011, Greenpeace launched a new sailing vessel called Rainbow Warrior III, which is equipped with an auxiliary electric motor \11 - Refurbished space shuttle Columbia moves overland from Palmdale to Dryden - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/18 - USSR performs underground nuclear Test\25 - USSR performs nuclear Test - Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-I mission...

Hao, or Haorangi, is a large coral atoll in the central part of the Tuamotu Archipelago.. Because of its shape, French explorer Louis Antoine de Bougainville named it Harp Island..The climate is maritime, with temperatures oscillating between 23 and 32 °C throughout the year..The chief town is the village of Otepa, where the main economic activity is the cultivation of pearls.. France undertook nuclear weapon tests between 1966 and 1996 at Moruroa and Fangataufa, causing international protests, notably in 1974 and 1995.. The number of tests performed have been
Variously reported as 175 and 181... got the account number, you know how to access it?.Mitch has verified that the money is there, $750,000 ..We come in peace, we leave you in pieces.. Go and join the others...

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