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September 24th

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Your choices of action may be limited, but your choices of thought are not. – Abraham ­Hicks TODAY – SEPTEMBER 24th 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) with 98 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Cherries Jubilee Day ~ National Punctuation Day ~ National Courtesy Month ~ National Mushroom Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1883 Franklin Clarence Mars, Hancock, Minnesota, businessman (founded Mars, Incorporated, maker of M&M’s and other...

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September 20th

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Evil is obvious only in retrospect. – Gloria Steinem, Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions TODAY – SEPTEMBER 20th 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years) with 102 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Punch Day ~ National Rum Punch Day ~ Better Breakfast Month ~ Classical Music Month ~ National Mushroom Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1878 Upton Sinclair, Baltimore, Maryland, author (The Jungle, Lanny Budd series) 1929 Anne Meara, Brooklyn, New York,...

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September 19th

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September 19th

Now and then we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates. – Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi TODAY – SEPTEMBER 19th 262nd day of the year (263rd in leap years) with 103 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ International Talk Like A Pirate Day ~ National Butterscotch Pudding Day ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1911 William Golding, Cornwall, UK, author / poet / playwright (Lord of the Flies, Rites of Passage) 1928 Adam West, Walla Walla,...

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September 18th

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018 in September | 0 comments

Every man dies. Not every man really lives – William Ross Wallace TODAY – SEPTEMBER 18th 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) with 104 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ International Read an eBook Day ~ National Cheeseburger Day ~ National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day ~ World Water Monitoring Day ~ National Honey Month ~ National Potato Month ~ National Rice Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1709 Samuel Johnson, English author, biographer, poet (The Patriot,...

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September 17th

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September 17th

All that really matters is that the people you love are happy and healthy. Everything else is just sprinkles on the sundae. – Paul Walker TODAY – SEPTEMBER 17th 260th day of the year (261st in leap years) with 105 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Citizenship Day ~ Constitution Day ~ National Apple Dumpling Day ~ National Chicken Month ~ National Honey Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1854 David Dunbar Buick, Scottish-born American, inventor (Founded Buick Motor...

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September 13th

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September 13th

If we would enjoy ourselves, we must take the world as it is; mix it up and a thousand spots of sunshine, a cloud here and there, a bright sky, a storm today, calm tomorrow, the chill-piercing winds of autumn, and the bland, reviving air of summer. – The 1854 Old Farmer’s Almanac TODAY – SEPTEMBER 13th 256th day of the year (257th in leap years) with 109 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Defy Superstition Day ~ Fortune Cookie Day ~ International Chocolate Day ~ National Peanut Day ~ Positive Thinking Day ~ Snack A Pickle Time...

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September 12th

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Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds. – Marian Evans TODAY – SEPTEMBER 12th 255th day of the year (256th in leap years) with 110 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Defenders Day (Maryland) ~ International Mindfulness Day ~ National Chocolate Milkshake Day ~ National Day of Encouragement ~ National Video Games Day ~ Programmers’ Day ~ International Day for South-South Cooperation ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1880 Henry Louis “H.L.” Mencken,...

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September 11th

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September 11th

Every day is a new opportunity to be grateful, and enjoy the world, and improve it ­ in our own little ways. – Terri Guillemets TODAY – SEPTEMBER 11th 254th day of the year (255th in leap years) with 111 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ 911 National Day of Service and Remembrance ~ Patriot Day ~ National Hot Cross Bun Day ~ National Make Your Bed Day ~ No News is Good News Day ~ Emergency Number Day (9-1-1; proclaimed by President Reagan on August 26 in 1987) ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*...

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September 10th

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September 10th

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. – Douglas Pagels TODAY – SEPTEMBER 10th 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years) with 112 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National TV Dinner Day ~ Swap Ideas Day ~ World Suicide Prevention Day ~ California Wine Month ~ Whole Grains Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1836 Joseph Wheeler, Augusta, Georgia, military commander & politician (rare distinction of serving during...

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September 7th

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September 7th

The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values. – Norman Thomas TODAY – SEPTEMBER 7th 250th day of the year (251st in leap years) with 115 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ National Beer Lover’s Day ~ National Acorn Squash Day ~ Neither Rain nor Snow Day ~ National Salami Day ~ International Square Dancing Month ~ National Rice Month ~ NOTE: National Grandparents Day is celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day. ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*...

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