How Do You Quickly Add a New Event to the Windows Logs Using PowerShell?

Problem scenario
You like adding logging messages manually in Linux/Unix. You do it from the command prompt with "# write a cool message here". You review the messages with a "history" command. You also append messages to log files in /var/log/foorbar.d with 'echo "note this" >>'. How do you introduce your own messages into Windows event log?

Run a command like this but change "Application" to "Security" or whichever log category you want:

Write-EventLog -LogName Application -EventId 3 -Message "Continual Integration helps!" -Source "Windows Error Reporting"

# Note that "Windows Error Reporting" is just one of several valid sources.  The EventID could be a different integer too.

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