Apr 2, 2020
Saturday Morning Post. March 28. In 1797, the washing machine was patented. In 1865, outdoor advertising legislation was enacted, banning painting ads on stones, rocks and trees. [Has current administration deregulated this yet?] In 1871, the Paris Commune was formally established. In 1898, the US Supreme Court ruled a child born in the US to Chinese immigrants was a US citizen. In 1933, Nazis in Germany ordered a ban on all Jews in businesses, professions and schools. In 1938, Italian psychiatrists demonstrated electric-shock therapy for mental illness. In 1974, a streaker ran onto the set of "The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson." In 1979, Three Mile Island had a meltdown. In 1986, over 6000 radio stations played "We are the World" at 10:15 EST. In 1995, Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovett announced their separation. Happy Birthday, Angela Ruiz Robles, Isabel Cuchi Coll, Dianne Wiest, Salt, Lady Gaga. It's Serfs Emancipation Day. Mission: Free your serfs, wash this all away, then streak.