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Old 06-02-2015, 01:37 AM   #3
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Cover of U.S. vinyl release...
"First It Giveth" is a song by Queens of the Stone Age from their album Songs for the Deaf.. It was released as a single on August 18, 2003, peaking at number 33 on the UK Singles Chart.."The Lord Gave, and the Lord Hath Taken Away" is a bible quotation found in the book of Job.. It has become altered to a popular idiom generally used out of Job's context, "The Lord giveth, and the Lord taketh away" .. This in turn became, "First it giveth, then it taketh away"..The music video for "First it Giveth" shows the band playing live at Glastonbury and on their US Tour with the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 2002. There are also some backstage scenes included.. It is famous among fans for showing Nick Oliveri playing naked on stage..It was directed by Nigel Copp..Songs for the Deaf is the 3rd studio album by American rock band Queens of the Stone Age..The album earned the band their first Gold certification in the United States, selling over 500,000 copies..Released August 27 2002...

Queens of the Stone Age-Go With The Flow..

August 16 – Ian Huntley, caretaker of Soham Village College, and his girlfriend Maxine Carr, are questioned in connection with the disappearance of Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman, but are released after se7en hours in custody- Africa Women's Peace Train leaves Kampala for Johannesburg/17 Following the recovery of items of major interest to the police investigation, Ian Huntley and Maxine Carr are re-arrested on suspicion of murder as police admit for the first time that they fear the missing girls are now dead.. Several hours later, two "severely decomposed and partially skeletonised" bodies are found in the Lakenheath area; they have not been identified but police say that they are likely to be those of the two missing girls– The Snow Mountain Music Festival opens in Lijiang, China-The Elbe crests at Dresden at the record height of 30.84 feet (9.40 m). 30,000 Germans are evacuated along the river's path\18 - 84th PGA Championship: Rich Beem shoots a 278 at Hazeltine National Golf Club-One of the sea lions who escaped from the Prague Zoo on the 13th is safely recaptured near Wittenberg/19– Chechnen separatists shoot down an overloaded Russian Federation Air Force Mil Mi-26 (NATO reporting name "Halo") helicopter carrying at least 140 Russian military personnel with a 9K38 Igla (USDoD designation "SA-18", NATO reporting name "Grouse") shoulder-fired surface-to-air missile at Khankala, Chechnya. The helicopter crashes in a minefield, killing 127 of those on board.. It is the largest loss of life in a single incident in the history of helicopter aviation. For the Russian armed forces, it is the greatest loss of life in a single military aviation incident, and the greatest loss of life in any single incident since 1999 Nickelback leaves the stage during the second song of their performance at the Ilha do Ermal festival in Portugal after being relentlessly pelted with rocks and bottles by the crowd-X-Treme weather: The flooding death toll in Europe reaches 109\20 - A group of Iraqis opposed to the regime of Saddam Hussein take over the Iraqi Embassy in Berlin for 5 hours before releasing their hostages and surrendering/21– Ian Huntley, detained under the Mental Health Act, is charged with the murders of Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman.. His girlfriend Maxine Carr is charged with perverting the course of justice.. Both are remanded in custody.. Meanwhile, police confirm that the two bodies found at Lakenheath are those of the 2 girls-Extreme weather: In India, a 125-year-old dam bursts under torrential rains, killing 10\22 - In China, the Dongting Lake floods Yueyang, forcing the evacuation of 600,000 people; the crest of the flooding from the Yangtze River is expected Sunday/25 -The first series of the British reality show I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! started on ITV1\26 - Earth Summit 2002 begins in Johannesburg, South Africa/29 - 19th MTV Awards: Eminem & Pink wins\31-Israeli-Palestinian conflict: A think tank affiliated with the Arab League ended its meeting in Cairo by calling Jews "enemies of all nations", by claiming that Arabs, as Semites, cannot be anti-Semitic, and by claiming that the events of September 11, 2001 were concocted by the United States government-There is also a 2-barrel 9K38 missile launcher called Djigit... you think God stays in heaven because he too, lives in fear of what he's created?.Skeletons!. Dead skeletons!..Okay, Mom, if you want information, just go straight to the source...

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