Good Morning One Year In Texas

By Maddie 

Good morning, One Year In Texas! Today is Ted Hughes' birthday.


Poet and mortal enemy of every fifteen-year-old who just discovered Sylvia Plath, he died of a heart attack in 1998. Better that than in an oven.

We Must Be In Heaven, Man
As everyone who went through a hippie phase or was friends with a guy named Chaz in high school knows, today marks the 41st anniversary of the final day of Woodstock. This is probably my favorite performance of the festival:



...okay, you caught me. I'm a pussy. This is my favorite performance of the festival:



The Senator from Connecticut
On this day in 2000, the Democratic National Convention nominated Joe Lieberman for vice president. That's funny enough, right? No joke needed?

In Life and in Art
Today in fucked-up director news: eighteen years ago, Woody Allen admitted he was dating the much-younger daughter of his longtime girlfriend Mia Farrow. 34 years her senior, he went on to marry Soon-Yi, his almost-kind-of daughter, in 1997. Let's just watch Manhattan and forget about this nonsense, okay? Oh, wait.

5 comments:

  1. Haha, this is the creepiest collection of facts to appear in a single post on OYIT.

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  2. Awesome....simply awesome. I still don't know how I feel about Woody Allen's situation considering they're still together. A bit of a slam to the divorced eh?

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  3. Woody Allen can fuck any Asian he wants no matter how young as long as his movies are good.

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