Jerry reports that he has made it to his destination and is having a good time with his kind hosts in Singapore.
Today is the day that Elvis Presley got a polio vaccination on TV back in 1956 which some credit with getting vaccination levels for this disease to soar from nothing to almost 80% in 6 months.
Back in 1929, today was Black Monday when Wall Street Markets began to crash which, depending on which economist you speak to, may or may not have plunged the US into the Great Depression.
Here in Cork, Ireland, 28 October always means the start of the Jazz Festival—my favorite long weekend of the year, when the city is crammed to the brim with good music and happy revellers.
Here’s the Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet to get you in the mood.
And over in Poland, Hili is using her Big Words.
Hili: Wherever you look, apoptosis.
A: Just until spring.
Hili: Gdzie nie spojrzeć, apoptoza.
Ja: Byle do wiosny.