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Old 04-11-2014, 03:48 PM   #701
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Arrow Under Attack


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Rowf (a Labrador-mix) and Snitter (a smooth fox terrier) are two of many dogs used for experimental purposes at an animal research facility in the Lake District of north-western England. Snitter has had his brain experimented upon while Rowf has been drowned and resuscitated repeatedly.. One evening, Snitter squeezes under his cage and into Rowf's, where they discover his cage is unlatched. Eager to escape the tortures of life inside the facility, they explore, knocking over other cages and finally sneaking into the incinerator, where they are nearly killed before escaping..Initially relieved and eager to experience their new freedom, the dogs are soon faced not only with the realities of life in the wild but with another more terrifying realisation—they are being hunted by their former captors...

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The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated drama film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams.. The film was written, directed and produced by Martin Rosen, who also directed Watership Down, the film version of another novel by Adams..Release dates December 3, 1982...

December UK release of film Gandhi.. This will win 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director (Richard Attenborough) and Best Actor (Ben Kingsley) (11 April 1983) 1 – Miguel de la Madrid takes office as President of Mexico- Michael Jackson releases his album "Thriller" - Douglassville, Pennsylvania Air Taxi - Basco Flying Service Inc Piper PA-32-260 N32750..The pilot made an approach at Douglassville to the missed approach point where the pilot lost sight of the beacon. He began to make a missed approach. When the pilot advanced the throttle no increased engine noise was heard. The plane continued to lose speed until it crashed into trees at 440 Ft. MSL. For reasons undetermined -Fatalities:3 /2 – At the University of Utah, 61-year-old retired dentist Barney Clark becomes the first person to receive a permanent artificial heart (he lives for 112 days with the device)\3 – A final soil sample is taken from the site of Times Beach, Missouri. It is found to contain 300 times the safe level of dioxin/5 - USSR performs nuclear test \ 7 – The first U.S. execution by lethal injection is carried out in Texas- Suriname army under Desi Bouterse fires on radio station building -Near Pueblo, Colorado Pioneer Airlines.. The cargo plane flew into a hill while descending to land. The pilot may have had a physical imparement..Fatalities: 2 /9 – Aeronor Flight 304, a Fairchild F-27, suffers an engine failure and crashes near La Florida Airport in La Serena, Chile, killing all 46 people on board - Near Klawock, Alaksa Air Taxi - Tyee Airlines Inc..Took off and crashed into rising terrain in fog.. Improper inflight planning by pilot in command. Clouds and fog prevailed at the time Fatalities: 8 -Near San Andres de Bocay, Nicaragua Military - Nicaraguan Air Force Mil Mi-8 (helicopter) Shot down by Sandinistan rebels-Aboard:88 (passengers:84 crew:4)Fatalities:84 ...



10 -British chemist Aaron Klug wins the Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elucidation of biologically important nucleic acid-protein complexes"-John Robert Vane wins the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine jointly with Sune Bergström and Bengt I. Samuelsson "for their discoveries concerning prostaglandins and related biologically active substances" - Heavyweight Michael Doakes KOs Mike Weaver in 1:03 in Las Vegas - Soyuz T-5 returns to Earth, 211 days after take-off..

12 - Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp: 30,000 women hold hands and form a human chain around the 14.5 km (9 mi) perimeter fence - $9,800,000 in cash stolen from money transport car in NYC/13 – EQ (Richter Scale 6.0 magnitude) in Dhamar, northern Yemen, kills at least 1,507.\15 - The British colony of Gibraltar gains a pedestrian link to Spain, as the gates which separated the two states are re-opened by the Spanish government after 13 years -Defiance, Ohio Air Taxi - Custom Air Transport Inc..The aircraft crashed during a non-precision approach in weather that was below minimums for that type of approach. Minimum descent altitude not maintained by pilot in command/16 - Federal Reserve announces that the operating capacity of factories has gone down to 67.8%\18- Flight readiness firing of Challenger's main engines; 20 seconds – Iraqi Air Force aircraft make a missile attack on the Greek oil tanker Scapmount in the channel at the Iranian port of Bandar-e Emam Khomeyni, setting her on fire and forcing her crew to abandon ship/22-Mesvres, France Rijnmond Air Services Fatalities: 10 \23 - More than 1,200 jobs are lost in the West Midlands when the Round Oak Steelworks closes after 125 years-Rostov-on-Don, Russia Aeroflot -Antonov AN-26 CCCP-26627 - Inadequate and untimely actions of the crew in retracting the flaps after takeoff, which resulted in severe loss of height and collision with obstacles. Overloaded,.Fatalities:16/24 – The "Christmas Eve Blizzard of '82" hits Denver-Guangzhou, China CAAC Ilyushin IL-18B -B-202-A passenger's cigarette caused a fire in the cabin which led to an oxygen tank exploding.Aboard: 69 (passengers:58 crew:11) Fatalities:25\26 – Time magazine's Man of the Year is given for the first time to a non-human, the computer- USSR performs nuclear test/30- US Assay Office in New York City, NY closes\31 - TV soap "Doctors" ends 19 year run- CBS Mystery Theater final episode on radio after 8 years- NBC radio cancels almost all of its network daily features – The 11th annual New Year's Rockin' Eve special airs on ABC, with appearances by The Go-Go's,etc etc etc ..
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Plague_Dogs_(film)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenha...27s_Peace_Camp
http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...9&postcount=53What are you staring at?.You got very nice I's, DeeDee.. Never noticed them before..General Dyer, is it correct that you ordered your troops to fire at the thickest part of the crowd?.. http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...postcount=2925

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