ON THIS DAY: December 13, 2017

December 13th is

National Cocoa Day

National Day of the Horse *

National Popcorn String Day *

National Violin Day

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ON THIS DAY: December 12, 2017

December 12th is

Gingerbread Decorating Day *

National Ambrosia Day

National Ding-a-Ling Day *

National Poinsettia Day *

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ON THIS DAY: December 11, 2017

December 11th is

Angry Birds Day *

UNICEF Founding Day *

International Mountain Day *

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TCS: Burning the Clocks

Good Morning!

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Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a comment.
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The hours of folly are measured by the clock;
but of wisdom, no clock can measure.

 – William Blake

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ON THIS DAY: December 10, 2017

December 10th is

Worldwide Candle Lighting Day *

Dewey Decimal System Day *

National Lager Day

International Human Rights Day *

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ON THIS DAY: December 9, 2017

December 9th is

Official Lost & Found Day *

National Pastry Day

Weary Willie Day *

International Anti-Corruption Day *

International Day of Veterinary Medicine *

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ON THIS DAY: December 8, 2017

December 8th is

National Brownie Day

Official Lost & Found Day *

Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day *

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