* * * * * M O N D A Y * * * * * J U N E 26th * * * * * D A Y 177 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Chocolate Pudding Day !
It’s National Canoe Day. Have you ever been in a canoe ?
The first section of the Atlantic City, NJ Boardwalk opened in 1870
President Kennedy gave his famous “ I am a Berliner” speech in 1963
The Supreme Court upheld state laws that ban doctor assisted suicide in 1997
The United States World Cup Soccer team lost to Ghana in 2010. We should never lose in any competition to Ghana
In the News: Man arrested on weapons charges appears in court today…Some Dumb Crook News…Man falls to death in McDowell County…Armed robbery at Conover restaurant…Morganton teen scheduled to e sentenced on terrorism charges
Monday = Sunshine !
Taylorsville Post 170 win 2 of 4 over weekend…Spieth wins with a Sandy…Harvick wins on Road Course…Tebow moves up the chain…Dodgers have won 10 in a row…Twins take over division lead…
Happy Birthday: Patty Smyth, Chris O’Donnell, Sean Hayes, Gretchen Wilson, Michael Vick, Derek Jeter
Have you noticed an uptick in telemarketers giving you a call of late ?
I saw a Beaver Sunday. The flap tailed little rodent was scurrying about and trying to find a place to build a dam, I guess.
Great concert Saturday night in Charlotte. The Doobie Brothers and Chicago (the latest version of the classic bands) under the stars ( well, the clouds) ! I have to say the effort to re-route traffic is a failure, but it was a great show. It’s always great to see people my age sing along with their grandchildren to some fantastic old tunes
Quote of the Day: “Start where your are, use what you have, do what you can”…Arthur Ashe