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January 16th

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January 16th

There is not one wise man in twenty that will praise himself. – William Shakespeare TODAY – JANUARY 16th 16th day of the year with 349 days to follow (350 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ Appreciate A Dragon Day ~ International Hot and Spicy Food Day ~ National Fig Newton Day ~ National Nothing Day ~ National Religious Freedom Day (commemorates the Virginia General Assembly’s adoption of Thomas Jefferson’s landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom on January 16, 1786. That statute became the basis for the...

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January 15th

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January 15th

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. – Albert Einstein TODAY – JANUARY 15th 15th day of the year with 350 days to follow (351 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ National Hat Day ~ National Strawberry Ice Cream Day ~ National Braille Literacy Month ~ National Wheat Bread Month ~ Thyroid Awareness Month ~ National Train Your Dog Month ~ Unchain A Dog Month (Would you want to live your life in chains?) ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON...

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January 14th

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January 14th

You’ve got to make a conscious choice every day to shed the old – whatever ‘the old’ means for you. – Sarah Ban Breathnach TODAY – JANUARY 14th 14th day of the year with 351 days (352 in leap years) to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Cesarean Section Day ~ International Kite Day ~ National Dress Up Your Pet Day ~ National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day ~ Organize Your Home Day ~ Orthodox New Year (start of the New Year by the Julian calendar) ~ Ratification Day (anniversary of the ratification of The Treaty of...

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January 10th

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January 10th

Moderation. Small helpings. Sample a little bit of everything. These are the secrets of happiness and good health. – Julia Child TODAY – JANUARY 10th 10th day of the year with 355 days to follow (356 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ Houseplant Appreciation Day ~ League of Nations Day ~ National Bittersweet Chocolate Day ~ National Cut Your Energy Costs Day ~ Peculiar People Day (a holiday just for me!) ~ Financial Wellness Month ~ International Creativity Month ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*...

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January 9th

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January 9th

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. – Martin Luther King TODAY – JANUARY 9th 9th day of the year with 356 days to follow (357 in leap years). . Holidays for Today: ~ Balloon Ascension Day (celebrate balloons of all kinds on the day Jean Pierre Blanchard became the first man to successfully ascend in a balloon on the North American Continent) ~ National Apricot Day ~ National Cassoulet Day ~ National Static Electricity Day ~ Play God Day (encourages us to do something nice for someone so others can...

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January 8th

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January 8th

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. – Milton Berle TODAY – JANUARY 8th 8th day of the year with 357 days to follow (358 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ Argyle Day ~ Earth’s Rotation Day ~ Male Watcher’s Day ~ National Bubble Bath Day ~ National English Toffee Day ~ National Joygerm Day ~ Show and Tell Day at Work ~ War on Poverty Day (legislation introduced by President Lyndon B. Johnson during his State of the Union address on January 8, 1964)...

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January 7th

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January 7th

The most important thing is to be whatever you are without shame. – Rod Steiger TODAY – JANUARY 7th 7th day of the year with 358 days to follow (359 in leap years). Holidays for Today: *Harlem Globetrotter’s Day (played their first game in 1927) *I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day *International Programmers’ Day *National Tempura Day *Old Rock Day (appreciate old rocks and fossils) *Eastern Orthodox Christmas ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1827 Sir...

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January 3rd

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January 3rd

There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live. – John Adams TODAY – JANUARY 3rd 3rd day of the year with 362 days to follow (363 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ Drinking Straw Day ~ Festival of Sleep Day ~ Fruitcake Toss Day ~ Humiliation Day (Recognize and value all mankind, not humiliate your fellow man) ~ Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day (“Seize the day because remember, we die”) ~ National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day...

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January 2nd

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January 2nd

The world of achievement has always belonged to the optimist. – Harold Wilkins TODAY – JANUARY 2nd 2nd day of 2018 with 363 days to follow (364 in leap years). Holidays for Today: ~ 55-MPH Speed Limit Day ~ Happy Mew Year for Cats Day ~ National Buffet Day ~ National Cream Puff Day ~ National Motivation and Inspiration Day ~ National Personal Trainer Awareness Day ~ National Science Fiction Day ~ Ninth of the Twelve Days of Christmas (Western Christianity) ~ Pet Travel and Safety Day ~ Run up the Flagpole and See if Anyone Salutes Day...

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December 27th

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December 27th

Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third. – Marge Piercy TODAY – DECEMBER 27th 361st day of the year (362nd in leap years) with 4 days to follow. Holidays for Today: ~ Howdy Doody Day ~ Make Cut Out Snowflakes Day ~ National Fruitcake Day ~ Visit The Zoo Day ~ The third of the Twelve Days of Christmas (Western Christianity) ~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~*~~~~~* BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE: 1654 Jacob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (separable differential equations; The Art of...

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