* * * * * T H U R S D A Y * * * * * J U N E 1st * * * * * D A Y 152 of 2017 * * * * *
Today is National Go Barefoot Day ! I’m in, I love going barefoot, always have
Happy National Olive Day and Say Something Nice Day, so here goes… I like Olives ! Rather clever that I worked them both into one fractured sentence, don’t you think ?
Thomas Edison received a patent for his electric voting machine in 1869
The Mexican Government abolished the custom of taking a Siesta this day in 1944, they should have slept on that one
Cable News Network debuted in 1980. I’m not real sure what year they stopped reporting facts more often than not but they seem to have gone off the rails
General Motors filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in 2009.
In the News: Two Taylorsville men charged with restaurant larceny…Hiddenite man sectenced to prison…County Pastor injured by hit and run driver released from hospital…Statesville man charged with sex crimes involving child… Man charged min Watauga shooting…No more daredevil jumps over Granite Falls bridge…Grandfather Mountain Bear passes
Thursday will be Sunny and Pleasant !
Today is the deadline to nominate someone for County Sports Hall of Fame…Taylorsville Post 170 at Lenoir tonight…Finally, The NBA Finals begin tonight, who you got ?… Pens pound Preds,take 2-0 lead…Repeat after me: The Houston Astros are the best team in baseball right now but a lot can and will change between now and October
Happy Birthday: Pat Boone, Morgan Freeman, Ron Wood, Lisa Hartman Black, Heidi Klum, Alanis Morissette, Amy Shumer
Looks like I’m going to make it a while longer. The reason I wasn’t around Wednesday was I took off for my yearly physical. Everything is where it should be and the ticking continues at a normal pace.
Kathy Griffin is an idiot and deserved to be fired by CNN but I’m surprised they gave her the pink slip.
The word that people in North Carolina most often misspell will surprise you
Turn on the Radio or click online at 5pm for “Ask Harbinson, Brzykcy & Corbett” Joel Harbinson will join me in the studio for Reflecting on Memorial Day and Remembering the Rights We Have Because of It. Visit their website at alexanderlawyers.com
Quote of the Day: “If they ever spray for stupid, it’d be a holocaust”…Richard C Gilbert