Wednesday, November 27th. Day 331 of 2019
Happy Jukebox Day !
1895: Alfred Nobel signs his last will and testament, setting aside his estate to establish the Nobel Prize after he dies
1924: The first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is held in New York City
1978: In San Francisco, mayor George Moscone and openly gay city supervisor Harvey Milk are assassinated by former supervisor Dan White
2009: Tiger Woods crashes an SUV after a confrontation with his wife. She had been informed of his infidelities and chased him from their Florida home. Don’t mess with a blond brandishing a 6 iron !
In the News: Alexander Couple remain behind bars after arrest for animal cruelty…Taylorsville fugitive behind bars…Hiddenite man jailed…A bizarre convenience store heist in Morganton…Taylorsville woman crashes into Hickory business
Weather: Clouds early, maybe a shower. Clearing skies and turning windy this afternoon
Sports: Cougar Hoops split games at Ashe County…Duke is beaten by whom ?…NFL games on Thanksgiving are duds…Football Feast this Weekend on County Government Channel…
Happy Birthday: Caroline Kennedy, Robin Givens, Iván Rodríguez, Jaleel White
The Beverly Hills mansion shown in The Godfather, where the horse head is found in bed with Jack Woltz, is on the market. Asking price, $125 million ! Pretty nice place. JFK had his honeymoon there, no kidding
Have a Happy Thanksgiving. Be safe, and enjoy. Save the pie you don’t eat !
Quote of the Day: “It’s neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation, which give happiness”…Thomas Jefferson