- 1. Last night the Yankees' Alex Rodriguez hit his 47th home run of the season. In doing so, he broke the record for home runs by a right-hander, which was previously held by Joe DiMaggio.
A-Rod is now leading the American League in home runs. The shot tied a 1-0 game, and the Yankees defeated the Orioles, 2-1.
2. New Orleans Police Superintendent Eddie Compass resigned yesterday. He is 47 years old.
Best, David H. Lippman
"My intensity is intense." -- Roger Clemens
[curator's note: A-Rod ended the season with 48, hitting the his last of the regular season on Saturday. Apparently your curator has been lazy. --e]
I just finished watching movie for Spanish class - Women on the Verge of a Nervous Attack- with Antonio Banderas- and the cab number was 6-47-5. When i got back home, there was a pop-up reminder for watching the movie and going to a meeting which were 2 hrs, 47 minutes and 47 minutes overdue, respectively. FUN
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- I read in the paper today that England had an earthquake that measured
4.7 on the scale.
This week I found out that the asteroid named BANTING is exactly
conjunct the Sun & Mercury on my natal astrological chart at 12
Sagittarius. This asteroid is # 43293. Why is this significant?
I work in a building named BANTING, and the number 43293 is a multiple
I just played a card game on the computer and got a score of 47, time
1:41 (141 = 3x47) for $41 for a total of $8047