On this day in history....
1521 - Spanish conquerers won Mexico City from the Aztecs, paving the way for Taco Bell to move north of the Rio Grande.
1961 - East Germans began building the Berlin Wall, not to be confused with Pat Buchannan's proposed "Friendship Ditch" on the US-Mexican border.
1967 - Randy Bohlender was born. Insert your own smart remark here