Tag Archives: Abraham Lincoln

ON THIS DAY: November 19, 2018

November 19th is Gettysburg Address Day * National Macchiato Day International Men’s Day * Rocky and Bullwinkle Day * Women’s Entrepreneurship Day World Philosophy Day World Toilet Day * _______________________________________ MORE! Nina Bari, Dick Cavett  and Ofra Haza, click

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TCS: Once Upon a Time, There was a Grand Old Party . . .

Good Morning! – from 1960, when the Republicans were still proudly claiming to be “The Party of Lincoln” ___________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 12, 2018

February 12th is International Darwin Day * Lincoln’s Birthday * Lost Penny Day * PB&J Day NAACP Day * ____________________________________________ MORE! Abe Lincoln, Olivia Hooker and Isaac Woodard, click

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TCS: Thanksgiving Without Pilgrims

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: September 9, 2017

September 9th is Drive Your Studebaker Day “I Love Food” Day Teddy Bear Day Wiener Schnitzel Day Wonderful Weirdos Day * ___________________________________________________________ MORE! Abraham Lincoln, Phyllis Whitney and Otis Redding, click

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TCS: Theodore Parker, MLK, Baseball, Pulse, and the Arc of the Moral Universe

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: May 22, 2017

May 22nd is Accounting Day * National Maritime Day * Sherlock Holmes Day * US Colored Troops Day * Vanilla Pudding Day World Goth Day * International Day for Biological Diversity * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Ulysses S. Grant, Mary Casatt and Arthur … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: March 10, 2017

March 10th is International Bagpipe Day * Harriet Tubman Day * Land Line Telephone Day Mario (Mar.10) Day Middle Name Pride Day Pack Your Lunch Day U.S. Salvation Army Day * U.S. Paper Money Day * Women & Girls HIV/AIDS … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 27, 2017

February 27th is International Polar Bear Day * Anosmia Awareness Day * Strawberry Day Museums Advocacy Day * ___________________________________________________________ MORE!  Ellen Terry, Marian Anderson and Frances Perkins, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 12, 2017

February 12th is International Darwin Day * Lincoln’s Birthday * Lost Penny Day * NAACP Founder’s Day * PB&J Day ___________________________________________________________ MORE! Charles Darwin, Anna Pavlova and Isaac Woodard, click

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