Saturday, February 16, 2019

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A twenty six year veteran of animated film production, Tom Sito's screen credits include most of the respected feature-length animated films you can think of, including Who Framed Roger Rabbitt? Dinosaur, Antz, Shrek and Fantasia 2000.

A Brief Prehistory of Friendly Fire

By Tom Sito / 2003 April 7
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Tom Sito points out that Friendly Fire isn’t new, but quick reporting on it is…

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The French Connection

By Tom Sito / 2003 March 17
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A renegade American historian points out a few things everyone seems to be forgetting in the Iraq crisis…

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Tom Sito’s Week in History

By Tom Sito / 2001 December 20
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What happened in 640, 1823, 1836, 1865, 1937, 1940, 1946, 1966, 1985

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History for December 13th-19th

By Tom Sito / 2001 December 13
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Tom Sito recounts events in 1264, 1843, 1894, 1952, 1974, along with three from 1944.

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History for December 6-12

By Tom Sito / 2001 December 6
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Tom Sito recounts what happened in 1653, 1815, 1839, 1933, 1941, 1946, 1964, and 1980.

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History for November 29-December 5

By Tom Sito / 2001 November 28
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Tom Sito reports from 1484, 1750, 1830, 1869, 1896, 1915, 1954, and 1984

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History for November 22-28

By Tom Sito / 2001 November 22
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Tom Sito reports from 1499, 1859, 1895, 1915, 1921, 1936. 1945, 1947, 1963, and 1981

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History for November 15-22

By Tom Sito / 2001 November 14
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This week Tom Sito records strange events from 1703, 1902, 1906, 1926, 1946, 1963, 1965, and 1975.

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History for November 8th-14th

By Tom Sito / 2001 November 7
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What happened in History in 1620, 1875, 1914, 1918, 1923, and 1975

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November 1st through 7th: What Happened?

By Tom Sito / 2001 October 30
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November 1, 1503 -Giuliano Della Rovere was elected Pope Julius II and quickly becomes known as "Il Papa Terrible’ (the Terrible Father). He drives out Caesar and Lucretia Borgia and fights in armor as much as he prays. In his 10 year reign he’ll commission the Sistine Ceiling, the rebuilding of

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