* * * * * T U E S D A Y ** * * * * J U N E 13th * * * * * D A Y 164 of 2017 * * * * *
It’s International Axe Throwing Day. Let’s just skip this one
Happy Blame Someone Else Day ! I fear that one will be widly celebrated
Walter Hunt patented the Safety Pin in 1825. He sold the rights for a mere $400
The landmark “Miranda vrs Arizona” decision was issued by the Supreme Court in 1966. It ruled that criminal suspects must be informed of their constitutional rights before being questioned by oficers
In 1997 jurors in the Oklahoma City Bombing trial sentenced Timothy McVeigh to death
In the News: Taylorsville Town Board approves budget that includes tax increase…Alexander County woman arrested for sex offender offense…Taylorsville man arrested Monday in Longview…Bunker Hill Assistant Principal charged with DWI…Iredell woman arrested for shooting boyfriend twice in scrap over social media
Warm again Today, could be a Boomer this afternoon
It time to get the kids signed up for Alexander Central Athletic Camps…Warriors win the title, thank goodness it’s over…The “Judge” does it again for the Yankees…MLB Draft begins…MadBum is throwing…Cam is not…US Open playing on an interesting course in Wisconsin
Happy Birthday: Richard Thomas, Tim Allen, Ally Sheedy, Hannah Storm, Ashley and Kate Olsen
I hope whoever won the big $447 Million Powerball Saturday night in California was a legal US citizen. Reports are starting to circulate to the contrary.
Welcome back humidity. It sure was stuffy Monday while I was mowing the lawn.
I was visiting the grocery store Monday and watched someone circle the parking lot three times while waiting on a closer parking spot. They got out wearing sneakers and jogging shorts so it made me think maybe they were tired. Some things just can’t be explained
Quote of the Day:”I literally couldn’t get anyone to hire me. Having a woman do sports was seen as too risky.”…Hannah Storm