10 incredible moments that occurred today that have nothing to do with the general election From top left, clockwise, Barcelona and Argentina footballer, Javier Mascherano; baseball legend, Babe Ruth; singer/rapper, Kanye West and a parking metre. Bored with all things general election? Read on. Here's a list of 10 notable moments in the history of mankind that happened on June 8. Does the waddle of this Lurgan swan remind you of a tipsy mate? Check out the PSNI video?