Pete Flynn prepares the field for the game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets during the last home match at Shea Stadium on April 8th, 2008. Photograph: Photograph:  Nick Laham/Getty Images

After playing the last bars of I’m Down, The Beatles left the stage and Shea Stadium kept up the cacophony of shrieking that had drowned out every not(...)

In 2008, the gun that was used to kill John F Kennedy’s assassin was auctioned off as part of “a pop culture collection”. Other items included the (...)