* * * * * T H U R S D AY * * * * * N O V E M B E R 30th * * * * * D A Y 334 of 2017 * * * * *
Happy Stay Home Because You’re Well Day !!! Yesterday would have been the perfect day for that
It’s Computer Security Day ! Put out the Stop sign to Hackers
Treaty of Paris: In Paris, representatives from the United States and the Great Britain sign preliminary peace articles in 1782
London’s Crystal Palace is destroyed by fire in 1936
Michael Jackson releases his “Thriller” album in 1982. It becomes the biggest selling record of all time
1998: Exxon and Mobil sign a $73.7 billion agreement to merge, thus creating ExxonMobil, the world’s largest company.
Ken Jennings loses a “Jeopardy” match after 74 straight wins in 2004
In the News: Alexander County is #1 in NC in Nectarine production…Christmas Parade rolls Saturday…Taylorsville woman arrested on drug charges this morning…Burke woman dies in fire Wednesday…Missing Wilkes County man found dead near his wrecked vehicle
Not quite as warm today
Cougar Football holds awards banquet…Next week, I’ll air a look back interview with Cougar Coach Butch Carter…Panthers have some injury concerns heading into showdown in New Orleans…Devils, Heels, and Pack all get wins…Hornets play, Hornets lose…Redskins and Cowboys tonight
Happy Birthday: G. Gordon Liddy, Billy idol, Bo Jackson, Ben Stiller, Clay Aiken, Kaley Cuoco
I thought Spring had Sprung for a while on Wednesday
ESPN is laying off some employees, too bad those stiffs on the 6 PM Sportcenter are not among them
The Sexual Harassment Frenzy is insane. Who’s next ? Could it be you ?
Quote of the Day: “An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last”…Winston Churchill, born this day 1874