Monthly Archives: August 2017

ON THIS DAY: August 31, 2017

August 31st is National Trail Mix Day National Eat Outside Day Love Litigating Lawyers Day * We Love Memoirs Day * International Overdose Awareness Day * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Meriwether Lewis, Maria Montessori and Kurt Weill, click

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Pence deletes tweet because he looked too presidential

By ann summers Amid the Trumpian bluster of the Arpaio pardon and the ratings Trump wanted because of Hurricane Harvey, Mike Pence was doing his level-best to demonstrate his presidential ability. He suddenly realized that he was doing what others … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 30, 2017

August 30th is Frankenstein Day * Grief Awareness Day * Slinky Day * Toasted Marshmallow Day International Whale Shark Day * U.N. International Day of the Disappeared * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Mary Shelley, John Gunther and Sylvia Earle, click

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It needed to be said. CNN reporter confronted with the truth.

by Chuck Stanley This woman speaks directly to a CNN reporter today, and tells the unvarnished truth. This has needed saying for years.  I recall reading that early in her broadcasting career, Oprah Winfrey was fired from a local TV … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 29, 2017

August 29th is According to Hoyle Day * Chop Suey Day Individual Rights Day * More Herbs, Less Salt Day U.N. International Day Against Nuclear Tests * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Edmond Hoyle, Ingrid Bergman and Isaac Hayes, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 28, 2017

August 28th is Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day Cherry Turnover Day National Bow Tie Day National Red Wine Day Radio Commercials Day * Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day ________________________________________________________________ MORE! William Herschel, Tasha Tudor and Emmett Till, click

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TCS: ‘Catting Around’ – not what you’re thinking!

Good Morning! ________________________________________________________________ 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 … Continue reading

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