Daily Archives: March 1, 2020

Horoscope♉: 03/01/2020


Horoscope♉:
03/01/2020

Today could be a strange day where money is concerned, Taurus. You might not be sure exactly where you stand financially, so it might be a good idea to get all your records together and go over them carefully. This isn’t a good day for gambling or making investments of any kind. Instead, get whatever information you can on investments that interest you, study them, and make appropriate decisions later.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Ethiopia Victory of Adwa


Today’s Holiday:
Ethiopia Victory of Adwa

Commemoration Day
Ethiopia is an African country that successfully shook off European domination for centuries. One pivotal moment of resistance was the Ethiopian army’s historic victory, led by Emperor Menelik II, over invading Italian troops in the Battle of Adwa, a two-day battle that ended on March 2. Festivities take place on its anniversary throughout the country, with official ceremonies in the capital, Addis Ababa, and Adwa, the market town located near the battle site. People will also leave wreaths at the Menelik Monument, which commemorates the victory led by the Ethiopian emperor. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Samuel Houston (1793)


Today’s Birthday:
Samuel Houston (1793)

Houston was an American statesman whose political future was seemingly derailed after his wife left him in 1829. He resigned the governorship of Tennessee, began drinking heavily, and went to live with the Cherokee. Later, he joined the Texas Revolution and became commander of the revolutionary forces. He led them to victory and was elected president of the new Republic of Texas. After Texas joined the US, he served the state first as a senator and then as governor. What were his last words? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: Charles Dickens


Quote of the Day:
Charles Dickens

This battle was an unparalleled victory for Allied air power in WWII. During the engagement, Allied planes attacked and nearly obliterated a Japanese convoy transporting thousands of troops to New Guinea. The Japanese loss of critical reinforcements and supplies changed the course of the Pacific War. The Allies were later criticized for strafing Japanese survivors, reportedly in retaliation for Japanese actions earlier in the battle. What new bombing technique did the Allies use in the battle? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: Charles Dickens


Quote of the Day:
Charles Dickens

The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: Woman in the Moon


Article of the Day:
Woman in the Moon

One of the first serious science fiction movies, Fritz Lang’s 1929 Woman in the Moon blends science and melodrama in a tale of love and intrigue on a lunar expedition. The silent film was made with advice from some of Germany’s leading rocketry experts and was remarkably prescient despite the fact that it was created 40 years before the lunar landing and depicted the Moon as having a breathable atmosphere. What launch procedure introduced in this film is still used in rocketry today? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: be hard hit (by something)


Idiom of the Day:
be hard hit (by something)

To be adversely affected (by something) to a great degree; to suffer financial losses (as the result of something). Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: labored


Word of the Day:
labored

Definition: (adjective) Requiring or showing effort.

Synonyms: heavy

Usage: He knocked again, harder than before, for behind him he heard the steps and the labored breathing of his persecutors.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Watch “Best Classical Music: Dvořák Symphony No 9 “New World” Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker, 1991″ on YouTube


Watch “Best Classical Music: Dvořák Symphony No 9 “New World” Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker, 1991″ on YouTube


Watch “Richard Wagner The Ring Without Words” on YouTube


Watch “Schubert – Piano sonata D.960 – Richter studio” on YouTube