* * * * * F R I D A Y * * * * * A P R I L 7 * * * * * D A Y 97 OF 2017 * * * * *
It’s Beer Day ! Have a Cold One and Enjoy
It’s No Housework Day ! I’m in…
Prohibition ended in the United States this day in 1933. It had lasted 13 long wet years. That’s right, I said wet, all it did was make criminals wealthy. The booze never stopped flowing
The first commercially available computer was unveiled by IBM in 1953. It was the size of a living room and could do what your cellphone can do now.
Jack Nicklaus won his first Masters Championship in 1963
John Wayne won his only Oscar in 1970 for his role in “True Grit”
In the News: Man arrested on multiple counts of animal cruelty…Taylorsville woman facing multiple charges…County Wide Roadside Clean-up is underway…Missing teen in Burke County…Iredell officer still looking for man who eluded them in chase…Strange fire in Wilkes County
Cool and Windy Today
Cougar Baseball Pounds Patton…ACHS Men’s Tennis gets win…Hoffman goes low at Augusta… Price Memorial Golf Event today at Brushy Mtn Golf Club…Tebow goes yard…Kennard says “Show me the money”…Nascar Deep in the Heart of Texas
Happy Birthday: Jerry Brown, Francis Ford Coppola, Tony Dorsett, Russell Crowe, Thurl Bailey
When will the wind stop blowing ?
Don Rickles has checked out. He was a treasure. Nobody could deliver an insult better, he was simply put an icon. Those old Dean Martin Roasts were a showcase for his ability and talent. Just funny, that’s what he was.
My plan is to go to sleep tonight and sleep through the entire weekend, have you ever felt like that ?
Quote of the Day: “It’s been my experience that people who have no vices have very few virtues”…Abraham Lincoln