Today is Friday, October 21, 2016. This is the 295th day of the year with 71 days remaining.
In History Today:
Rounder Records releases first 2 albums, Spark Gap Wonder Boys and George Pegram in 1970
Flatt & Scruggs recorded 'Dixie Home' in 1962
Flatt & Scruggs recorded 'Coal Miner's Blues' in 1963
Roy Acuff and The Crazy Tennesseans recorded 'Wabash Cannonball' in 1936
Thought for the Day:
If the black box flight recorder is never damaged during a plane crash, why isn't the whole airplane made out of the same material?