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Who Remembers Minneapolis Band “Crow”? They’re Back
When i was a young punk teenager, I used to go see a band called South 40 at the Fargo Coliseum. I always looked forward to seeing these guys. They were a great band. This band formed in 1967 and played until 1972. the band was made up of singer David Wagner, guitarist Dick Wiegand, bassist Larry Wi…
Bret Michaels in Concert This Saturday at the Benton Station!
Benton Station is putting up the big tent this Saturday for Bret Michaels in concert. Bret will be doing all your favorite Poison tunes as well as his solo stuff. Always highly dependable for a great show, Bret Michaels brings it this Saturday to the Benton Station Tent Party...
Do You know What Those Rivets on Your Jean Pockets Are For?
Back in the late 1800's, jeans were designed to be work pants.  Men would complain the pockets would rip when they stowed their tools in the pockets.  A new design was formulated with rivets on the top corners of the pockets, making them stronger and able to hold tools without ripping…
Baxter’s Daily Factoid The Big Puzzle
Another effort to make you a bit smarter.
Did you know?
Ever notice on a map how the South American and African coasts, along the Atlantic, fit together like two pieces of a giant puzzle? That is because at one time, millions of years ago, they were one continent. Magma fr...
Baxter’s Daily Factoid……The Birth of R2D2
Attempting to fill you brain with basically useless information.
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When George Lucas was mixing the American Graffiti soundtrack, he numbered the reels of film starting with an R and numbered the dialog starting with a D. Sound designer Walter Murch asked George for Reel 2, Dialog 2 b…
Baxter’s Daily Factoid….Man Survived an Atomic Blast, Twice!
Doing my best to make you a little smarter, one day at a time with Baxter's Factoid.
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A man named Tsutomu Yamaguchi was on a business trip in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb dropped. He was wounded, but returned to his hometown of Nagasaki, where the very next day the second atomic bo…

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