M O N D A Y
It’s National Pie Day, a slice of Apple Pie would be nice. To me pie is better than cake, but it’s close and I might need to do more research to be certain
Congress established the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday of November to be National Election Day in 1845
The 24th Amendment to our Constitution eliminated the “Poll Tax” in Federal Election in 1964
The TV Mini-Series “Roots” debuted on ABC in 1977
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts the first members in 1986
In the News: Taylorsville couple charged with child abuse appear in court today…Vehicle break-ins reported in Bethlehem…Driver tries to strike Wilkes Deputy, shots fire too…Vandals go graffiti spree in Boone…Ashe County commissioners appoint new sheriff
After heavy rain overnight some more showers today, Sunshine Tuesday
Cougar Hoops get big wins Friday night…The Super Bowl is set after two Sunday routs…NC State at Duke tonight…Tragedy in Baseball…NASCAR to announce some Cup Changes today
Happy Birthday: Anita Pointer, Anita Baker, Mariska Hargitay
I must say Sunday was a dud when it came to the NFL Playoff Games. No drama, you pretty much knew the rout was on early in both games. Tom Brady was throwing to the most “Wide Open” receivers I’ve ever seen, I could have completed some of those passes.
Luke Bryan tweets he will sing National Anthem at Super Bowl
It was a treat Saturday night to enjoy a meal and a couple cold ones at an Alexander County restaurant. What made it nicer is that the money stayed in Alexander County. It’s called Win-Win !
The protests and certainly the vandalism over the last several days is disgusting. Sometimes people are suspected to be fools and sometimes they prove it. Madonna is doing the backtrack trying to spin what she said…
Quote of the Day: “Women with pasts interest men because they hope history will repeat itself”…. Mae West