Monthly Archives: July 2018

ON THIS DAY: July 31, 2018

July 31 is Avocado Day National Mutt Day * Raspberry Cake Day World Ranger Day * Jump for Jelly Beans Day Uncommon Musical Instruments Day _________________________________________ MORE! Daniel Defoe, Marion Talbot and Whitney Young, click

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a bored Trump now wants to replace the FBI building in DC

By ann summers Lord Dampnut is now more Master Builder than baiter, considering the lack of adult entertainment at the WH. As if chocolate cake and 134 days of golf weren’t enough, the unhingery continues with Trump indulging himself with … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 30, 2018

July 30 is Cheesecake Day Chicken and Waffles Day Medicare’s Birthday * International Paperback Book Day * National Support Public Education Day * UN International Day of Friendship * UN World Day Against Trafficking Persons * _________________________________________ MORE! Fatima Jinnah, Vladimir … Continue reading

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TCS: English Lessons in Japan – Weird, Alarming – and Funny

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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ON THIS DAY: July 29, 2018

July 29 is Army Chaplain Corps Anniversary * Chicken Wing Day Lasagna Day Lipstick Day International Tiger Day _________________________________________ MORE! Sophie Menter, Dag Hammarskjold and Ximena Armas, click

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like Trotsky opening up a taco truck in front of Trump’s Walk of Fame star.

  By ann summers The millennials’ remake of “up from socialism” might be embodied in the call to “Abolish ICE”.  The question is for whose cause is it more effective. If one believed in the lessons of GOP marketing, “Abolish ICE” has … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 28, 2018

July 28th is Buffalo Soldiers Day * Milk Chocolate Day Waterpark Day World Hepatitis Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Judith Leyster, Marcel Duchamp and Fahmida Riaz, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 27, 2018

July 27th is Bagpipe Appreciation Day Barbie-in-a-Blender Day Crème Brulee Day Scotch Whisky Day Walk on Stilts Day _________________________________________ MORE! Alexandre Dumas fils, Irene Fischer and Bugs Bunny, click

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by NONA BLYTH CLOUD I don’t know what the weather is like where you are, but here, it’s too hot for serious poetry. So let’s take a look at some playful verse. It’s not too surprising that most funny poems … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 26, 2018

July 26 is Americans With Disabilities Day * All or Nothing Day Aunt and Uncle Day Bagelfest Day One Voice Day * Coffee Milkshake Day _________________________________________ MORE! Justin Holland, Helen Mirren and Harry Truman, click

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