So long ago and yet I remember
I was 10 in 1968...a year of troubling turmoil.....
*Nixon was elected President and his "faithful" sidekick VP was Spiro Agnew
*There were rumors of The Beatles having problems...talk of their break-up began
*Flower children controlled San Francisco....and 14th Street in Atlanta
*"The Great Speckled Bird" newspaper was the talk of the town in Atlanta
*Martin Luther King was gunned down in Memphis
*Robert Kennnedy was gunned down in LA
*David Crosby and Stephen Stills begin to play guitars together
*Soviet Union forces invade Czechoslovakia
*North Korea seizes the USS Pueblo, claiming the ship was spying
*In Viet Nam, the Tet Offensive begins
*Classical Gas by Mason Williams is released
*Boeing 747 made its maiden flight
*London Bridge sold to Robert McCullough for £1 million
*Helen Keller dies in her sleep in Connecticut
*Saddam Hussein becomes the Vice Chairman of the Revolutionary Council in Iraq after a coup d'état
*US spacecraft Apollo 8 enters orbit around the moon
Seems pretty lame today, doesn't it?
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