8/17/2013

The Beatles 1960 Wednesday, August 17, 1960: A mildly promising, mostly struggling rock 'n' roll band from England begins a two-month run at the Indra Club in Hamburg, Germany. The group consists of (from left) John Lennon, 19; George Harrison, 17; Pete Best, 18; Paul McCartney, 18; and Stuart Sutcliffe, 20. The Hamburg shows are the first ones under the band's latest name: The Beatles.

1/20/2012

"When you have something of your own, you have dignity."

Malcolm X and Muhammed Ali Photo By Bob Gnome For Life Magazine

"When you have something of your own, you have dignity. But whenever you are begging for a chance to participate in that which belongs to someone else, or use that which belongs to someone else, on an equal basis with the owner, that's not dignity. That's ignorance."
Malcolm X, interview with Eleanor Fischer 1961.

7/17/2011