Tag Archives: Abraham Lincoln

TCS: Connected By Love and A Leash

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. ______________________________ “I care not for … Continue reading

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TCS: In Their Own Words – Presidents Day 2021

 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. ______________________________ “Speech is power: speech … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: June 16, 2020

June 16th is National Fudge Day World Sea Turtle Day * International Day of the African Child * _______________________________ MORE! Geronimo, Eileen Atkins and Rudolf Nureyev, click

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ON THIS DAY: April 14, 2020

April 14th is Look Up at the Sky Day National Pecan Day National Dolphin Day Pan American Day * International Moment of Laughter Day * ____________________________________ MORE! Shamshad Begum, John Steinbeck and Sue Hill, click

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Word Cloud: DISINHERITED

Republished in honor of National Poetry Month by NONA BLYTH CLOUD In pursuit of poetic history for National Poetry Month, I’ve dipped into the dusty past to look at a poet who was once an international figure in literary circles, … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: March 10, 2020

March 10th is International Bagpipe Day * Harriet Tubman Day * Landline Telephone Day Mario (Mar.10) Day Pack Your Lunch Day U.S. Paper Money Day * Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day __________________________________________ MORE! Kate Sheppard, Hallie Brown and Harriet … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: March 9, 2020

March 9th is Crab Meat Day U.S. Meatball Day Get Over It Day * Urban Educator Day ____________________________________ MORE! Sue Lee, Graciela Olivarez and Emma Bonino, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 1, 2020

February 1st is Robinson Crusoe Day * Baked Alaska Day * Change Password Day * National Wear Red Day * National Freedom Day * National Get Up Day * Spunky Old Broads Day * _______________________________________ MORE! Leila Denmark, Langston Hughes and Leymah Gbowee, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Without Pilgrims

______________________________________________________ I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.  – Henry David Thoreau   ____________________________________________________ Thanksgiving – an American national holiday, where we celebrate the Pilgrims’ thanksgiving feast after the first harvest in their new … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: April 14, 2019

April 14th is Look Up at the Sky Day National Pecan Day National Dolphin Day Pan American Day * International Moment of Laughter Day * ____________________________________ MORE! Maggie Laubser, Arnold Toynbee and Sue Hill, click

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