A Decade Has Passed
by, 01-19-2009 at 02:14 AM (1089 Views)
So a decade has passed since the first year I got my hands on Half Life and all its glory. In the past 10 years, so many things have come to be. 10 years (in my simple eyes) seems like forever, partially because its just under half of my existence. So lets do a recap on some keypoints 10 years ago!
Average Cost of a Gallon of Gas: $1.17
Average Cost of Rent: $645.00Mike Tyson is sentenced to a year's imprisonment2009
President Bill Clinton is acquitted by the United States Senate in his impeachment
Oklahoma City bombing: The Supreme Court of the United States upholds the murder convictions of Timothy McVeigh.
Lance Armstrong wins first Tour de France.
Mark McGwire becomes the 16th member of the 500 home run club with a home run at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.
Final Fantasy VIII is released in the United States
Average Cost of Rent: $1072
Average Cost of a Gallon of Gas: $2.18
First African American president takes office
complexity starts a riot!
complexity ranks #1 in US! (future?)
i dunno to me, so much happened in the last 10 years that its hard to really think and put everything together... I threw out some general highlights from 10 years ago, but what have YOUR highlights been in any of the past 10 years?