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April 26th

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

To a brave man, good and bad luck are like his left and right hand. He uses both. – St Catherine of Siena TODAY – APRIL 26th 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) with 249 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Pretzel Day ~ Richter Scale Day ~ Hug An Australian Day ~ World Intellectual Property Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1785 John James Audubon, Haiti, French-American naturalist and illustrator (The Birds of  America) 1886 Ma Rainey [Gertrude...

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April 25th

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway. – Henry Boye TODAY – APRIL 25th 115th day of the year (116th in leap years) with 250 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ World Penguin Day ~ National East Meets West Day (aka Elbe Day) ~ Red Hat Society Day ~ World Malaria Day ~ National Zucchini Bread Day ~ Parental Alienation Awareness Day ~ DNA Day (commemorates the day in 1953 when James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, Rosalind Franklin and colleagues published papers in the journal Nature on the...

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April 24th

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense. – Ralph Waldo Emerson TODAY – APRIL 24th 114th day of the year (115th in leap years) with 251 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Fashion Revolution Day (for systemic reform and transparency in the fashion supply chain) ~ Kapyong Day (Australia,Canada/ battle during...

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April 23rd

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem to be more afraid of life than death – James F. Bymes TODAY – APRIL 23rd 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) with 252 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Take a Chance Day ~ National Cherry Cheesecake Day ~ National Picnic Day ~ UN English Language Day ~ World Book Day ~ International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1564 William Shakespeare, English writer and actor...

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April 19th

Posted by on Apr 19, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

Possessions dwindle; I mourn their loss. But I mourn the loss of time much more, for anyone can save his purse, but none can win back lost time. – Latin Proverb TODAY – APRIL 19th 109th day of the year (110th in leap years) with 256 days to  follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Dutch-American Friendship Day ~ National Amaretto Day ~ National Garlic Day ~ National Rice Ball Day ~ Primrose Day (British holiday; the anniversary of the death of British statesman and prime minister Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, on 19 April...

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April 18th

Posted by on Apr 18, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others wish to join us. – Hubert Humphrey TODAY – APRIL 18th 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) with 257 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ International Day For Monuments and Sites ~ International Jugglers Day ~ National Animal Crackers Day ~ National Newspaper Columnists Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1905 George H. Hitchings, Hoquiam, Washington, scientist...

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April 17th

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

Live every act fully, as if it were your last. – Buddha TODAY – APRIL 17th 107th day of the year (108th in leap years) with 258 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Blah, Blah, Blah Day ~ National Bat Appreciation Day ~ National Cheeseball Day ~ World Hemophilia Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1820 Alexander Joy Cartwright, NYC, New York, Inventor of the Modern Game of Baseball (1st person to draw diagram of diamond shaped baseball field; rules of modern baseball based...

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March 22nd

Posted by on Mar 22, 2018 in jokes and trivia | 0 comments

March 22nd

The tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goals to reach. – Benjamin Mays TODAY – MARCH 22nd 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) with 284 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Bavarian Crepes Day ~ National Goof Off Day ~ World Water Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1908 Louis D L’Amour, Jamestown, North Dakota, author (Hondo, Jubal Sackett) 1913 Karl Malden, Chicago, Illinois, actor (A Streetcar Named Desire, How The...

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March 21st

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March 21st

I have a simple philosophy:  Fill what’s empty.  Empty what’s full.  Scratch where it itches. – Alice Roosevelt Longworth TODAY – MARCH 21st 80th day of the year (81st in leap years) with 285 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Credit Card Reduction Day ~ Education Freedom Day ~ International Colour Day ~ International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination ~ International Day of Forests ~ National Crunchy Taco Day ~ National Fragrance Day ~ World Down Syndrome Day ~ World Poetry Day ~ World Puppetry Day...

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March 20th

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March 20th

Sport and life is about losing. It’s about understanding how to lose. – Lynn Davies TODAY – MARCH 20th 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) with 286 days to follow. Spring Equinox 2018 in Northern Hemisphere. Holidays for Today: ~ Extraterrestrial Abductions Day (also called National Alien Abduction Day) ~ Great American Meatout (encourages a plant based diet) ~ International Earth Day (celebrated on every vernal equinox) ~ International Astrology Day (always on the 1st full day of astrological sign of Aries; marks the...

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