Wednesday, January 29th 2020It’s Curmudgeons Day
Happy Corn Chip Day ! Can we have another bowl of Salsa please ?
1845: Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” is published
1936: The first inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame are announced. https://baseballhall.org/
1963: The first inductees into the Pro Football Hall of Fame are announced. https://www.profootballhof.com/
1980: The Rubik’s Cube makes its international debut
1995: The San Francisco 49rs win their 5th Super Bowl beating San Diego 49-26
2002: In his State of the Union address, President George W. Bush describes “regimes that sponsor terror” as an Axis of evil, in which he includes Iraq, Iran and North Korea
In the News: Fatal crash in Conover…Taylorsville woman jailed after more than a year being listed as fugitive…Statesville woman charged with murder…Taylorsville man nabbed Tuesday by Alexander County sheriff’s Office…Catawba County man jailed on Alexander County charges
Weather: A few clouds today, High in the upper 40’s
Sports: Cougar Hoops take 3 of 4 against Watauga Tuesday night…Duke gets win…Hornets end losing streak…Have the Astros decided on Dusty ?….The Super Bowl is getting closer
Happy Birthday: Katharine Ross, Tom Selleck, Oprah Winfrey, Greg Louganis, Nicholas Turturro, Edward Burns, Heather Graham, Adam Lambert
Hmmmm, I think it’s time to start stirring the Liledoun Road issue again. It’s still closed by the way
ALERT ! I intend to have my car washed today !
A Tennessee man has been charged with smoking pot while in court. Read that one again
Quote of the Day: “These are the times that try men’s souls”…Thomas Paine (Born this day in 1739)