city: bloomington

mall of america

from wcw nitro posted in television by theWhiteRat

WCW Nitro debuted live from The Mall of America in Minneapolis on September 4, 1995 kicking off the WCW/WWF Monday Night Wars. It was supposedly a big deal when Lex Luger and his mullet showed up since Eric Bischoff had just poached him from WWF where he had wrestled the week before, and I guess they considered him a draw.

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former metropolitan stadium

from the beatles posted in music by prof_improbable

Back on August 21, 1965, you could have watched the Beatles play here for $4.50. About 25,000 other people did when fab four came through on their North American tour.

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