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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/17/20 – CONSTITUTION DAY!

Coupled with the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution remains the Gold Standard for political documents, 233 years after its official adoption on September 17, 1787, and so We The People, in order to form a more perfect union, on this day do celebrate NATIONAL CONSTITUTION […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/16/20 – MAYFLOWER DAY!

On September 16, 1620, a ship set sail from Plymouth, England. On board were 102 men, women and children, pilgrims to an unknown New World, mostly English Separatists and Puritans, which makes today NATIONAL MAYFLOWER DAY! We can thank the Mayflower for America’s Puritan streak, best described […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/14/20 – TUTTI FRUTTI DAY!

It was the last 15 minutes of a New Orleans recording session on September 14, 1955, and Little Richard had one more song up his sleeve. He had just spent an hour rewriting the lyrics with Dorothy La Bostrie, changing the original “dirty” lyrics from “good booty” to […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/13/20 – IMPROMPTU LOBOTOMY DAY!

It was September 13, 1848 when 25 year-old railroad blasting foreman Phineas Gage was packing an explosive charge into a hole drilled in the granite in Cavendish, Vermont, where Gage was removing a small mountain of stone from the path of the new railroad when “something went wrong,” […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/11/20 – 9/11 REMEMBRANCE DAY

It’s been 19 years now, and it shouldn’t still sting so much, but it does sting on NATIONAL 9/11 REMEMBRANCE DAY We all remember where we were, what we were doing, and who we lost when the unthinkable happened in New York City, Washington, DC, and a […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/10/20 – TV DINNER DAY!

They are no one’s favorite food, but we all have our preferences among the shiny packages of frozen, ready-to-eat meals (or something like meals), especially on NATIONAL TV DINNER DAY! Introduced 66 years ago by C.A. Swanson & Sons, TV dinners are one of our guilty pleasures, […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/9/20 – UNITED STATES NAMING DAY!

The United Colonies of America? Between July 4th and September 9th, 1776, that’s what America was called, but the sound of “UCA! UCA!” didn’t cut it with members of the Continental Congress, so they officially changed it after running through most of the alphabet for the letter […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/8/20 – INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY!

If these letters look like indecipherable squiggly lines to you, maybe today just isn’t your holiday and you need to wait for National Ooh Look at The Pretty Pictures Day, but the rest of us will be celebrating INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY! Why? Because we can read! Because when […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/7/19 – LABOR DAY!

If you are off from work today, thank the Labor Movement. If you are getting paid to barbecue and have some laughs with friends and family, doing no labor, thank a union on LABOR DAY! The Labor Movement was not just a series of strikes, demonstrations and […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/6/20 – BARBIE DOLL DAY!

Ken Dahl hasn’t been so lucky since the divorce, but his Ex and her new husband G.I. Joe remain household names in America, so today we celebrate NATIONAL BARBIE DOLL DAY! SInce 1959, Barbie has been our National Sweetheart, a true single-name American icon and a symbol […]

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