Tag Archives: 1956

Remembering Yogi

Yogi Berra – Elected to the Hall of Fame in 1972 You can’t understand what it is like to lose Yogi Berra. Not unless you were there; a teen kid growing up in Brooklyn in the ‘50s. A time when … Continue reading

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Hungarian Rhapsody

Some of the first arrivals at Traiskirchen Camp, near Vienna. Within three months, 200,000 Hungarians had escaped to Austria and Yugoslavia. On October 23, 1956, a student demonstration in the Hungarian capital Budapest triggered one of the tensest periods of … Continue reading

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