The secret police reportedly wanted info about anyone with ties to Ukraine, and also folks who fail to click “like” on photos of a bare-chested Vladimir Putin wrestling bears.
Olympian brew: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing Co. won a gold medal in the 2014 World Beer Cup, a competition known as the “Olympics of Beer”.
Even though they drank a lot of beer, the judges were a lot less impaired than the people who gave the gold medal to the Russian skater at the Sochi games.
Don’t know much about history: On this day in 1970, the People’s Republic of China launched its first satellite, which continuously transmitted a song called “The East Is Red”.
Fearing the U.S. was falling behind in the Irritating-Ditties-in-Space Race, the Nixon administration ordered the launching of a satellite that broadcast “It’s A Small World.”
— Mark Carlson. Herald staff
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