single cards. the following is a list of nicknames used for playing cards used in most card games which use the standard 52-card pack. such games usually require the revealing or announcement of held cards, at which point the nicknames may be used.
with the renewed interest in 12-inch action figures of all kinds, hasbro decided to go beyond the 12-inch versions of their 'hall of fame' g.i. joe line and reintroduce a series of figure closer in spirit to the original g.i. joe lineup. hasbro's g i joe classic collection figures were first released in 1996, under the kenner brand.
august 4 – paul finnie, former bassist of power quest, died from a heart attack at the age of 44. august 5 – lizzie grey, vocalist and guitarist of spiders & snakes and former guitarist of london, died from lewy body disease at the age of 60. september 16 – mick schauer, former keyboardist of clutch, died from undisclosed reasons.
the santa barbara oil spill occurred in january and february 1969 in the santa barbara channel, near the city of santa barbara in southern california.it was the largest oil spill in united states waters by that time, and now ranks third after the 2010 deepwater horizon and 1989 exxon valdez spills. it remains the largest oil spill to have occurred in the waters off california.
'human' is a song by american rock band the killers. written by and produced by the band members and co-produced by stuart price, it was released as the first single from their third studio album day & age 2008 . 'human' has received generally positive feedback from music critics, praising the composition, the musical influences, and the production.it became the third song by the band to .
a competition monster truck is typically 12 feet 3.7 m tall, and equipped with 66-inch 1.7 m off-road tires. monster trucks developed in the late 1970s and came into the public eye in the early 1980s as side acts at popular motocross , tractor pulling , and mud bogging events, where they were used in car-crushing demonstrations.
this is a list of alternative metal artists. alternative metal or alt-metal is a style of heavy metal and alternative rock.. alternative metal usually takes elements of heavy metal with influences from genres like alternative rock, and other genres not normally associated with metal, such as hardcore punk, funk, and progressive rock.alternative metal bands are often characterized by heavy .
the first allis-chalmers company was formed in 1901 as an amalgamation of the edward p. allis company steam engines and mill equipment , fraser & chalmers mining and ore milling equipment , the gates iron works rock and cement milling equipment , and the industrial business line of the dickson manufacturing company engines
the 4-speed manual was available in m20 wide-ratio or m21 close-ratio transmission versions. the m22 “rock crusher”, a heavy duty, close-ratio 4-speed gearbox, was also available for certain applications. the engine line-up included the l79, a 350 hp 261 kw high performance version of the 327 cu in 5.4 l small-block.
the following is a list of historic mechanical engineering landmarks as designated by the american society of mechanical engineers since it began the program in 1971. the designation is granted to existing artifacts or systems representing significant mechanical engineering technology.
heaven upside down was released worldwide on october 6, 2017, by loma vista recordings in the united states, caroline international internationally, and in japan by loma vista in cooperation with hostess entertainment; japanese editions contain a mystery skulls remix of 'kill4me' as a bonus track.
mastodon is an american heavy metal band from atlanta, georgia, formed in 2000. the group is composed of troy sanders bass/vocals , brent hinds lead guitar/vocals , bill kelliher rhythm guitar , and brann dailor drums/vocals . mastodon has released seven studio albums, as well as a number of other releases.
round top mountain is a surface-exposed rhyolite intrusion that was created from molten liquid rock pushing up from beneath the earth's surface. the top layer of sedimentary rock that makes up the mountain has been eroded over time, exposing the rhyolite formation.
on one of the walls in wirksworth church is a crude stone carving, found nearby at bonsall and placed in the church in the 1870s. probably executed in anglo-saxon times, it shows a man carrying a kibble or basket in one hand and a pick in the other. he is a lead miner. the north choir aisle of wirksworth church is dominated by a far more ostentatious monument, a large ornate alabaster chest .
the pembroke royal garrison artillery was a part-time unit of the british army that defended the coast of west wales during both world wars. although it never saw action in its coastal defence role, it manned a number of siege batteries of heavy howitzers for service on the western front and italian front in world war i
two fans were accidentally crushed to death during guns n' roses performance of 'it's so easy'. bon jovi's album new jersey sets the record for the hard rock album to spawn the most top 10 singles, with five singles charting on the top 10 of the billboard hot 100 singles chart in united states
an alloy is a combination of metals or metals combined with one or more other elements.for example, combining the metallic elements gold and copper produces red gold, gold and silver becomes white gold, and silver combined with copper produces sterling silver.elemental iron, combined with non-metallic carbon or silicon, produces alloys called steel or silicon steel.
stabbing westward is an american industrial rock band. christopher hall and walter flakus formed the band in 1986 in macomb, illinois. the band released an extended play in 1992, followed by four studio albums from 1994 to 2001. stabbing westward announced a dissolution on february 9, 2002. two compilation albums were later released in 2003. stabbing westward reunited in 2016 to celebrate their 30th anniversary together, and has since continued to perform live shows. christopher hall and walter
'don't stand so close to me' is a hit song by the british rock band the police, released in september 1980 as the lead single from their third album zenyatta mondatta. it concerns a schoolgirl's crush on her teacher which leads to an affair, which in turn is discovered.
shirley crabtree jr. 14 november 1930 – 2 december 1997 , better known as big daddy, was an english professional wrestler with a record-breaking 64-inch chest. he worked for joint promotions and the british wrestling federation. initially appearing on television as a heel, he teamed with giant haystacks.after splitting with haystacks, he became a fan favourite and the top star of joint .
the victory mv's two piece body & tri-laminated quartersawn neck were crafted from solid eastern hard rock maple, with a janka hardness ranking of 1,450 pound-force, a crushing strength of 7,830 pound-force per square inch, & a tensile elasticity modulus of 1,830,000 pound-force per square inch, harder than walnut, oak, or even mahogany.