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Happy Tweed Day ! A nice Tweed Jacket never really goes out of style
Spanish explorer Juan Ponce De Leon landed in Florida this day in 1513. He had sighted land the day before but decided to wait a day to dock, hoping all the elderly drivers would clear the roadways. He decided to give up and came ashore anyway
TV Guide was first published this day in 1953. Does anyone still subscribe ?
“Unabomber” Ted Kaczynski was arrested in 1996
Apple put the first iPad on the market in 2010
In the News: County Commission meeting tonight is postponed…Clary has new court date…Taylorsville man arrested for probation violation…Body found in Catawba County Saturday…Man dies in Wilkes Fire…Fire in library at App. St…..Highway Patrol cracking down on Teen Driver this Week
After a pretty weekend, we could start the new week a little moist
Lady Cougar Softball rolls to a pair of wins over weekend…. AC Track and Field wins Porter Relays…Heels-Zags in Final Four Showdown tonight…S Carolina wins Women’s Title…”Play Ball” The Major League Baseball Season is underway and MadBum goes yard twice…Kaselowski wins by going slow…It’s Masters Week !
Happy Birthday: Doris Day, Wayne Newton, Tony Orlando, Alec Baldwin, Eddie Murphy, Jennie Garth
Did you get April-Fooled ?
I’m not very optimistic about the Tar Heels chances of winning tonight. I’m hopeful but not optimistic. Other than Jackson and Meeks (shanked free throws notwithstanding) , the Heels pretty much were awful Saturday night against Oregon. Joel Berry is trying but he has no wheels
It’s the best Sports Week of the year. College Hoops National Championship is this evening, Major League Baseball began Sunday, and It’s Masters Week
I wish the grass would stay this green all year
Quote of the Day : “I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake”…Ernest Hemingway