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Old 22-07-2015, 07:48 PM   #283
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L'Homme qui marche I..
After the mysterious failure of the Discovery One mission to Jupiter in 2001, which resulted in the deaths of 4 astronauts and the disappearance of David Bowman, the fiasco was blamed on Dr. Heywood Floyd, who resigned his position as head of the National Council for Astronautics.. While an international dispute causes tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union, both nations prepare space missions to determine what happened to the Discovery...

Theatrical release poster..

January 1- Suicide car bomb detonates at a volleyball tournament in Lakki Marwat, Pakistan, killing 105 and injuring 100/4 - The Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the world's tallest building, is officially opened- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention removed HIV infection from its list\5– The UK was once again deluged by heavy snowfall - Mike is formally introduced as head coach of the Washington Redskins/12 – A 7.0-magnitude EQ occurs in Haiti, devastating the nation's capital, Port-au-Prince.. With a confirmed death toll over 316,000, it is the se7enth deadliest on record\15-The longest annular solar eclipse of the 3rd millennium occurs-The Chadian Civil War officially ends/17-Dragon boat from Chung Ling High School capsizes and collides with a tugboat amid strong currents in Penang, Malaysia, killing 6 people and injuring 12\25 – Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 crashes into the Mediterranean shortly after take-off from Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport, killing all 90 people on board/29 – Former Prime Minister TB appeared at the Iraq Inquiry..

Nude, Green Leaves and Bust..

February 13 - A bombing at the German Bakery in Pune, India, kills 10 and injures 60 more\27 – An 8.8-magnitude EQ occurs in Chile, triggering a tsunami over the Pacific and killing at least 525..The EQ is one of the largest in recorded history..

March 12-Birmingham couple Angela Gordon and Junaid Abuhamza convicted of the manslaughter of Ms Gordon's se7en-year-old daughter Khyra Ishaq, who died as a result of starvation 2 years ago/26 – The ROKS Cheonan, a South Korean Navy ship carrying 104 personnel, sinks off the country's west coast, killing 46\29- Two female suicide bombers hit the Moscow Metro system at the peak of the morning rush hour, killing 40/30– Levi Bellfield was charged with the murder of Surrey teenager Milly Dowler...

2010 - Jupiter Simulation (1984)..

April 9–11 – Metal detectorist Dave Crisp discovered the Frome Hoard, 52,503 Roman coins dating to the period 253–305, one of the largest such finds in Britain\10- Polish Air Force Tu-154M crashes near Smolensk, Russia, killing all 96 people on board including President Lech Kaczyński/13 – A 6.9-magnitude EQ occurs in Qinghai, China, killing at least 2,000 and injuring more than 10,000\14 – Volcanic ash from one of several eruptions beneath Mount Eyjafjallajökull, an ice cap in Iceland, begins to disrupt air traffic across northern and western Europe/20 – The Deepwater Horizon oil drilling platform explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers-BP filed $40 billion worth of lawsuits against rig owner Transocean, cementer Halliburton and blowout-preventer manufacturer Cameron\26 - "Iron Man 2" premieres in Los Angeles/27 – Standard & Poor's downgrades Greece's sovereign credit rating to junk..

May 1- Car bomb fails to go off in Times Square, NY/7 – Scientists conducting the Neanderthal genome project announce that they have sequenced enough of the Neanderthal genome to suggest that Neanderthals and humans may have interbred/18 – The 55th Parliament of the UK meet for the first time following the general election\20-Scientists announced that they have created a functional synthetic genome/22 – Air India Express Flight 812 overshoots the runway at Mangalore International Airport in India, killing 158 and leaving 8 survivors/31 – 9 activists are killed in a clash with soldiers when Israeli Navy forces raid and capture a flotilla of ships...

June 2– Twelve people were killed and 25 injured after a gunman, identified as taxi driver Derrick Bird, went on a killing spree\3 - Canadian sportscaster Ron MacLean saves a man from drowning in the Delaware River in Philadelphia/10 - June 14 – Ethnic riots in Kyrgyzstan between Kyrgyz and Uzbeks result in the deaths of hundreds\15– The Saville Inquiry into Bloody Sunday found that the British Army was "unjustified" in shooting 27 civilians in 1972..Oh, I hated the Colonel with is wee beady eyes, and that smug look on his face.. "Oh, you're gonna buy my chicken! Ohhhhh!"

July 2- Oil tanker truck explosion in South Kivu, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, kills at least 230 people/3 – Christopher Brown (aged 29) is shot dead in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, by a gunman who badly wounds his 22-year-old girlfriend Samantha Stobbart\4– PC David Rathband is badly wounded in another shooting incident in Newcastle-upon-Tyne/10 – The week-long police manhunt for Raoul Moat comes to an end after he shoots himself dead following a 6-hour stand off\16 – The High Court rules that Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe, jailed for life in 1981 for murdering 13 women and attempting to murder se7en others, should never be released from custody/25 – WikiLeaks, an online publisher of anonymous, covert, and classified material, leaks to the public over 90,000 internal reports about the United States-led involvement in the War in Afghanistan from 2004 to 2010..

August 10 – The World Health Organization declares the H1N1 influenza pandemic over\19- Operation Iraqi Freedom ends, with the last of the US brigade combat teams crossing the border to Kuwait...

September 4- Canterbury earthquake: a 7.1 magnitude EQ which struck the South Island of New Zealand at 4:35 am causing widespread damage and several power outages.. the sheep in my flock are dear to me..But some are dear the most..Especially those that have lost their way..You cannot deny the existence of hell..You live in it..It is a place without love..Papa, what's he saying?.Dear Lord, thank you for giving me the strength and the conviction to complete the task you entrusted to me...

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