Daily Archives: March 12, 2017

Watch “Billy Joel – Uptown Girl” on YouTube


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Watch “Billy Joel – Piano Man” on YouTube


Watch “Elton John – Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting (Yellow Brick Road 14 of 21)” on YouTube


Watch “Beatles – Let It Be [1970]” on YouTube


Watch “John Lennon – Imagine” on YouTube


Watch “The Beatles – Hey Jude” on YouTube


Watch “The Beatles – Obladi oblada (editado presentacion amigochas)” on YouTube


Watch “We Five – You Were On My Mind (Live On Hollywood Palace)” on YouTube


Watch “Mary Hopkin – Those Were The Days – 1968” on YouTube


Watch “OHIO EXPRESS – Yummy Yummy Yummy (1968)” on YouTube


Watch “The Platters – The Great Pretender – HD (1955)” on YouTube


Watch “Little Anthony “Tears on My Pillow”” on YouTube


Watch “Goin’ Out Of My Head” on YouTube


Today’s Holiday:Mauritius Independence Day


Today’s Holiday:
Mauritius Independence Day

This national holiday commemorates the day in 1968 when Mauritius gained independence from Britain, after being under its rule since the early 19th century. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday:Vaslav Nijinsky (1890)


Today’s Birthday:
Vaslav Nijinsky (1890)

Nijinsky was a ballet dancer and ballet’s first modernist choreographer. One of the greatest dancers of the 20th century, he performed spectacular leaps with unrivaled grace. During his career, his innovations were considered both scandalous and revolutionary. He had a romantic relationship with his mentor, Sergey Diaghilev, who dismissed him from the Ballets Russes when he married a Hungarian countess. A few years later, acute schizophrenia ended his career. Did he and Diaghilev ever reconcile? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History:First “Fireside Chat” by US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933)


This Day in History:
First “Fireside Chat” by US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933)

The “fireside chats” were a series of informal radio speeches delivered by president Roosevelt beginning in 1933, when the US was in the midst of the Great Depression and a third of Americans were unemployed. With his calm manner and simple way of explaining issues, Roosevelt discussed such issues as the banking crisis, the New Deal program, and the drought. During WWII, he reported on the progress of the war and discussed national defense. How many fireside chats did he deliver in all? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day:Oscar Wilde


Quote of the Day:
Oscar Wilde

The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day:Bloatware


Article of the Day:
Bloatware

During the 1970s, computer system resources like disk space and memory were fairly limited, and software developers worked long hours to produce small, efficient software products. Although technology has since improved, the industry’s focus on marketing and rapid coding has resulted in the proliferation of bloatware—software that gets larger and more complex with each version without providing obvious benefits to users. Which of today’s programs are often cited as examples of bloatware? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day:


Idiom of the Day:
be (someone’s) huckleberry
dated To be well or perfectly suited to someone’s job, need, or purpose. Primarily heard in US. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day:patella


Word of the Day:
patella

Definition: (noun) A flat triangular bone located at the front of the knee joint.
Synonyms: kneecap, kneepan
Usage: Having learned his lesson, the rollerblader wore kneepads to protect his patellae from further injury.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Watch “Sting – Englishman In New York” on YouTube


Watch “Sting – Shape Of My Heart (lyrics)” on YouTube


Watch “Robert Downey Jr. & Sting – Every Breath You Take (Ally McBeal)” on YouTube


Watch “Antonin Dvorak – American suite Op. 98a” on YouTube


“Antonin Dvorak – American suite Op. 98a”

Watch “Antonin Dvorak – American suite Op. 98a” on YouTube


Watch “Paul Anka – Put Your Head On My Shoulder (1963 Version)” on YouTube


Watch “THE PLATTERS – ONLY YOU” on YouTube