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If I weren't earning $3 million a year to dunk a basketball, most people on the street would run in the other direction if they saw me coming.

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 Today in History - 10/31

  • 802 Empress Irene of Byzantium driven out
  • 834 1st All Hallows Eve (Halloween) observed to honor the saints
  • 1517 Luther posts 95 theses on Wittenberg church-Protestant Reformation
  • 1541 Michelangelo Buonarroti's paints "last judgement" in 16th Chapel
  • 1552 Emperor Karel and Markgraaf Albecht strike siege for Metz
  • 1596 English/French/Dutch delegates sign anti-Spanish "Drievoudig Covenant"
  • 1617 Laurens Reael resigns as governor-general of East-Indies