Morning Open Thread

Good morning, today is Monday, September 24, 2012. On this day in 1789 - The U.S. Congress passed the First Judiciary Act. The act provided for an Attorney General and a lower federal courts. And on this day in 1869 - Thousands of

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Good morning, today is Monday, September 24, 2012.

On this day in 1789 - The U.S. Congress passed the First Judiciary Act. The act provided for an Attorney General and a lower federal courts.

And on this day in 1869 - Thousands of businessmen were financially ruined after a panic on Wall Street. The panic was caused by an attempt to corner the gold market by Jay Gould and James Fisk.

Also on this day in 1991, in music news - Nirvana's album "Nevermind" was released.

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