This is History: 1/8/17 

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Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk about the invention of the flush toilet in 1861, Coca-Cola is introduced, the Chicago Cubs drop plans to add lights in Wrigley Field in 1942, Wham-O launches the frisbee, ‘All in the Family’ debts with a warning on CBS, the first episode of ‘Happy Days’, Michael Jordan announces his retirement from the Chicago Bulls in 1999 and more!

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