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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/24/21 – PARADE FLOAT DAY!

People just walked down the middle of street before February 24, 1868, when someone in New Orleans had the brainstorm to build a rolling stage for the Mardi Gras Parade, making today NATIONAL PARADE FLOAT DAY! Leave it to New Orleans, our most colorful and imaginative city, […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/19/21 – TEMPORARY INSANITY DAY!

Oh say can you see? As (temporarily) nuts as it may seem, this holiday is directly related to America’s national anthem, “The Star Spangled Banner,” and to official corruption. Today is NATIONAL TEMPORARY INSANITY DAY! If you have to be insane, temporary is the way to go, especially […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/3/21 – NORMAN ROCKWELL DAY!

He was in many ways the Voice of America, although few heard him speak. His paintings, however, were snapshots of our history, and so we celebrate NATIONAL NORMAN ROCKWELL DAY! Born February 3, 1894 in New York City, professional illustrator Norman Rockwell transcended the boundary between popular […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/17/20 – PRESIDENTS DAY!

Used to be that only 2 presidents got A Day, and they were our Top 2 –  Abraham Lincoln (February 12) and George Washington (February 22), and on their actual birthdays, which were were both national holidays no matter what day of the week on which they happened to […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/24/19 – INTERNATIONAL SPAY DAY!

  If dogs could read, I’d be dead meat. It’s a painful subject to them, but neutering your pet is the responsible thing to do on INTERNATIONAL SPAY DAY! There are too many pets and not enough pet owners to give them the loving homes they deserve, so […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/11/18 – MAN DAY!

Well men, it’s the Sunday before Valentine’s Day, that syrupy sweet confection of a holiday revolving around pleasing women (which you will celebrate with all your might if you know what’s good for you), but today is your day, INTERNATIONAL MAN DAY! You will read no sappy […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/15/17 – NATIONAL BANISH EVIL SPIRITS DAY (LUPERCALIA)!

  Like a great many things in the modern world, this holiday comes to us courtesy of Rome,  NATIONAL BANISH EVIL SPIRITS DAY! Who can argue with avoiding evil spirits? Called “Lupercalia” by ancient Romans, this holiday is designed to avert evil, purify our surroundings and release […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/1/17 – SINGING DAY!

  First Wednesday in February. That can mean only only thing! That’s right, folks, it’s NATIONAL SINGING DAY! Mi mi mi mi… ahem! Stretch out the pipes gang, and sing it loud and proud! Sing what, you ask? Whatever you feel like singing, that’s what. Sing why, […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 2/18/14 – BIODIESEL DAY!

Who knew? Rudolph Diesel (1858 – 1913), inventor of the Diesel engine, meant for it to run on vegetable oil, not the petroleum-derived diesel fuel used today, so we celebrate NATIONAL BIODIESEL DAY! Diesel noticed how steam engines waste 90% of their fuel, while internal combustion engines waste […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY,3/14/14 – INTERNATIONAL MARK ANTONY GETS LUCKY DAY!

  March 14, 44 BCE was Julius Caesar’s second-worst day, but  for his Co-Consul and best friend, it was one of his best days, making today INTERNATIONAL MARK ANTONY GETS LUCKY DAY! It was the day before the Ides of March, and Caesar’s assassins were holding their […]

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