Monthly Archives: July 2020

ON THIS DAY: July 31, 2020

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

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Word Cloud: MUTTS

by Nona Blyth Cloud July 31 is National Mutt Day. Millions of dogs wind up in animal shelters across the U.S. every year. Most of them are Mutts. Too many of them never get adopted, but the ones who do … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 30, 2020

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

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ON THIS DAY: July 29, 2020

July 29 is International Tiger Day * Lasagna Day Chicken Wing Day Lipstick Day Army Chaplain Corps Anniversary * ____________________________________ MORE! Betty Harris, Ken Burns and Bidisha, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 28, 2020

July 28th is Buffalo Soldiers Day * Waterpark Day Milk Chocolate Day World Hepatitis Day * ________________________________________ MORE! Judith Leyster, Harry Bridges and Fahmida Riaz, click

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ON THIS DAY: July 27, 2020

July 27th is Bagpipe Appreciation Day Barbie-in-a-Blender Day Crème Brulee Day Helen Keller Day Scotch Whisky Day Walk on Stilts Day ________________________________ MORE! Myrtle Lawrence, Frederick Banting, and Marielle Franco, click

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TCS: Van Gogh – A Great Fire Burns Within Me

..Good Morning!      __________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. __________________________________ … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 26, 2020

July 26 is Americans With Disabilities Day * Bagelfest Day Esperanto Day * One Voice Day * All or Nothing Day Aunt and Uncle Day Coffee Milkshake Day _________________________________ MORE! Emmy Noether, Ibn-e-Safi and Jacinda Ardern, click

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A Poem for Merry-Go-Round Day

Langston Hughes (1902-1967) was born in Joplin Missouri. American poet-author-playwright, social activist, novelist, and columnist. After working his way to Europe as a ship’s crewman, he spent time in Paris, and London, then returned to the states, spending time in … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: July 25, 2020

July 25 is Culinarians Day * Red Shoe Day * Hire a Veteran Day * Hot Fudge Sundae Day Merry-Go-Round Day Thread the Needle Day ___________________________________ MORE! Josephine Tey, Mohamed Helmy and Iman, click

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