Its the 75th anniversary of the greatest seaborne invasion in the history of the world. Like most giant military operations, it was a cockup, but one in which the invading armies prevailed through the sheer courage of individuals.

Speaking of military operations gone south.

I hate everyone involved in this story.

This idea seems all wet. But did lead to this interesting factoid: “In the mid 1800s, Chilean breweries would tow small icebergs – sometimes fitted with sails – for refrigeration purposes.”

NYPD: We’re sorry we raided your club 50 years ago, gay people.