The first episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus was aired on BBC One on 5th October 1969. It had been recorded on 7th September. The show featured animations that were often merged with live action.
The purchaser of the 10 billionth song from iTunes was 71-year old Louie Sulcer from Woodstock, Georgia. The song was "Guess Things Happen That Way" by Johnny Cash. Sulcer got a call from Steve jobs and a $10,000 iTunes gift card. [more...]