Pandemic – Marble League 2020 Update – Photo O’ Day 152

https://howmanydaystill.com/its/presidential-election-2021
https://days.to/until/us-presidential-inauguration

1955 – Black WWII veteran Lamar Smith is shot and killed in front of the Brookhaven, Mississippi, courthouse for urging black residents to vote; no one is arrested despite numerous witnesses.

August 13th

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Earlier on Wednesday when I posted the Photo O’ Day for Tuesday, I anticipated what the Photo O’ Day would be for Day 152.

As predicted, here it is:

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/12/us/politics/biden-harris-delaware-appearance.html?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage

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Fun fact – Back in 2008 when Barack Obama was running for his first term, I was at the first public rally Obama and Biden attended together.

And guess which legendary Ohioan introduced the two of them – politician and multiple time astronaut – the late Senator John Glenn (for whom Columbus’ airport is now named)

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With this Democratic ticket formed:

…the race for the presidency is heating up.

Meanwhile, the race for the Marble League 2020 title is nearing its final events.

Going into event #13, here’s where things stand:

I got behind on my updates, so here’s two events – the High Jump and the scintillating Aquathlon:

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