scala dei turchi
January 10, 2022: In history, on this day in 1901, a drilling derrick in Texas opened up a real gusher. Crude oil sprayed out hundreds of feet from the derrick. This marked the beginning of the American oil industry.
In Italy, vandals defaced the white cliffs at Scala dei Turchi. Municipal workers and local citizens cleaned up the mess the same day.
U.S. – Russia talks reached a stand-still. Russia does not want the Ukraine to join NATO. The U.S. and allies refused to ban the Ukraine from joining the U.N.