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The 100th episode of 'The Flash' airs on CW

"What's Past Is Prologue" is the eighth episode of the fifth season of the American television series The Flash, based on the DC Comics character Barry Allen / Flas. The episode was written by Todd Helbing and Lauren Certo, directed by Tom Cavanagh, and is the series' 100th episode.

Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas divorce

According to the petition filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court, the couple had "irreconcilable differences" that led to the divorce. Banderas has stated that he will always love Griffith, and Griffith appeared alongside Banderas in the 2014 science fiction film Autómata, which they filmed amidst their divorce proceedings.

Rihanna is at #1 on the US singles chart

"Only Girl (In the World)" is a song by Barbadian singer Rihanna from her fifth album, Loud. The album's lead single, it was released in 2010. Crystal Johnson wrote the song in collaboration with producers Stargate and Sandy Vee. Rihanna contacted Stargate before Loud's production and asked them to create lively, uptempo music.

Whitney Houston admits that drink and drugs nearly killed her

Although she is considered one of the best-selling music artists of all-time she admitted using drugs including cocaine, alcohol, marijuana at different points during her career. However, she told the interviewer, Diane Sawyer, that the problem is in the past. The interview was meant to be a promotion for her upcoming album.

Multi-instrumentalist Frank Zappa dies of prostate cancer

Frank Vincent Zappa is best known for his innovative approach to rock music in his era although he was a self-taught composer. In 1990, Zappa was diagnosed with terminal prostate cancer. When Zappa was told about his diagnose he decided to devote his remaining life to modern orchestral and Synclavier work.

The Byrds are at #1 on the US singles chart

"Turn! Turn! Turn!" is a song written by Pete Seeger in the late 1950s. The lyrics, except for the title, which is repeated throughout the song, and the final two lines, are adapted word-for-word from the English version of the first eight verses of the third chapter of the biblical Book of Ecclesiastes.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1969


died 1993

Frank Zappa

born 1949

Jeff Bridges

born 1964

Marisa Tomei