Monthly Archives: August 2019

ON THIS DAY: August 31, 2019

August 31st is African Traditional Medicine Day * National Eat Outside Day National Trail Mix Day We Love Memoirs Day * Love Litigating Lawyers Day * International Overdose Awareness Day * ___________________________________ MORE! Amrita Preetam, Leonard Harmon and Liz Forgan, … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 30, 2019

August 30th is International Whale Shark Day * Frankenstein Day * Grief Awareness Day * Slinky Day * Toasted Marshmallow Day U.N. International Day of the Disappeared * ______________________________________ MORE! Anita Garibaldi, John Gunther and Luisa Moreno, click

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Word Cloud: WINDHEART

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD My father’s favorite poem was “Ulysses,” written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (link below). However, his favorite poet was John Masefield (1878-1967), for his many poems about the sea. Coincidentally, the two men were Poet Laureates of the … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 29, 2019

August 29th is International Day Against Nuclear Tests * According to Hoyle Day * Chop Suey Day Individual Rights Day * More Herbs, Less Salt Day _______________________________________ MORE! Elisabeth Irwin, Ishi and Jehan Sadat, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 28, 2019

August 28th is Radio Commercials Day * Cherry Turnover Day National Bow Tie Day National Red Wine Day Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day ______________________________________ MORE! Evadne Price, James Wong Howe and Rita Dove, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 27, 2019

August 27th is Just Because Day Banana Lovers Day The Duchess Who Wasn’t Day * National Pots de Creme Day ______________________________________ MORE! Mary Anderson, Man Ray and Rosalie Wahl, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 26, 2019

August 26th is U.S. Women’s Equality Day * National Toilet Paper Day National Cherry Popsicle Day National Dog Day * ___________________________________ MORE! Nikky Finney, Betty Friedan and Bella Abzug, click

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TCS: An Oh-So-Ironic Women’s Equality Day – 2019

. . 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 … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 25, 2019

August 25th is Banana Split Day * Kiss and Make Up Day Park Service Founders Day * Whisky Sour Day _________________________ MORE! Thea Astley, Harry Truman and Taslima Nasrin, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 24, 2019

August 24th is Pluto Demoted Day * Sack Like a Visigoth Day * Strange Music Day * Vesuvius Day * William Wilberforce Day * _______________________________________ MORE! Sophie Brahe, George Stubbs and Edith Sampson, click

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