The Rock of Talk "Daily Fives" for Conservatives + Yesterday's Radio Show Audio / TV Show - Friday, October 28th, 2022
Will your kids be better off than you? Democrats destroyed the economy. White guilt is mental illness. Keystone and XL will have to come back. Ukraine vs. Homeless spending is 12:1, China Chip King!
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ STARTING POINTS
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TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ HISTORY MOMENTS
In 1962, Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev informed the United States that he had ordered the dismantling of missile bases in Cuba; in return, the U.S. secretly agreed to remove nuclear missiles from U.S. installations in Turkey.
In 1886, President Grover Cleveland dedicated the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France in New York Harbor.
In 1991, what became known as "The Perfect Storm" began forming hundreds of miles east of Nova Scotia; lost at sea during the storm were the six crew members of the Andrea Gail, a swordfishing boat from Gloucester, Massachusetts.
In 2016, the FBI dropped what amounted to a political bomb on the Clinton campaign when it announced it was investigating whether emails on a device belonging to disgraced ex-congressman Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of one of Clinton's closest aides, Huma Abedin, might contain classified information.
Five years ago: During a visit to South Korea, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned that the threat of nuclear missile attacks by North Korea was accelerating; he accused the North of illegal and unnecessary missile and nuclear programs. Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel was suspended for the first five games of the 2018 season for making a racist gesture toward Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish after hitting a home run in Game 3 of the World Series off of Darvish, who was born in Japan.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ ENTERTAINMENT MOMENTS
In 1956, Elvis Presley made his second appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show." He sang several songs, including "Don't Be Cruel" and "Hound Dog."
In 1992, singer Sinead O'Connor was quoted by a British music magazine as saying she was giving up pop music to study opera.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ NOTEWORTHY BIRTHDAYS
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is 67.
Actor Julia Roberts is 55.
Actor Joaquin Phoenix is 48.
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