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  • Mentioned less frequently are the 60 Home Run Club and the 70 Home Run Club, which have These "clubs" have become more populated since the 1998 season, which saw membership in. — “50 home run club - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • 29 March 1912(1912-03-29) (aged 43) Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Education. Naval cadet Royal Navy officer and Antarctic explorer. Spouse. Kathleen Bruce. Children. Peter Markham. — “Robert Falcon Scott - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Deep Blue was a chess-playing computer developed by IBM. On May 11, 1997, the machine won The project was started as "ChipTest" at Carnegie Mellon University by Feng-hsiung Hsu,. — “Deep Blue (chess computer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • "Noble knight." he said to him of the Fetterlock, "if you disdain not to grace by your acceptance a bugle which an English yeoman has once worn, this I will pray you to keep as a memorial of your gallant bearing–and if ye have aught to do, and, as happeneth oft to a gallant knight, ye chance to be hard bested in any forest between Trent and Tees, wind three mots [42] upon the horn thus, 'Wa-sa-hoa!' and it may well chance ye shall find helpers and rescue." — “Ivanhoe” by Sir Walter Scott
  • Soon as to that part Of life I found me come, when each behoves To lower sails and gather in the lines; That which before had pleased me then I rued, And to repentance and confession turn'd; Wretch that I was! and well it had bested me! The chief of the new Pharisees meantime, Waging his warfare near the Lateran, Not with the Saracens or Jews (his foes All Christians were, nor against Acre one Had fought, nor traffic'd in the Soldan's land), He his great charge nor sacred ministry In himself, rev'renc'd, nor in me that cord, Which us'd to mark with leanness whom it girded. — “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri

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