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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 10/15/23 – I LOVE LUCY DAY!

Looks like someone’s got  some ‘splainin‘ to do! Why? Because it’s NATIONAL I LOVE LUCY DAY! On October 15th, 1951, Colombia Broadcasting System first aired “I Love Lucy.” Created by Cuban bandleader Desi Arnaz as a starring vehicle for his wife, comic actress Lucille Ball, “I Love Lucy” not only touched America’s funny bone, but […]

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 9/17/23 – CONSTITUTION DAY!

Coupled with the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution remains the Gold Standard for political documents, 235 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 DAY!  In 1787, America stood alone in the

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TODAYS NATIONAL DAY, 7/7/23 – SLICED BREAD DAY!

When it comes to Greatest Things, the Gold Standard against which they are measured is the accomplishment of one Otto Frederick Rohwedder of Davenport, Iowa. Yes, that Otto Rohwedder, the guy whose invention we celebrate on NATIONAL SLICED BREAD DAY! Before July 7, 1928, great things may have happened, but not Greatest Things. The phrase

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