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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 12/13/23 – 1930s’ LINGO DAY!

Don’t be a sob sister, brother! Take a gander at your favorite Black & White flicks today and wise up, it’s NATIONAL 1930’S LINGO DAY! If you think the 1960s invented slang, guess again, Abercrombie, and quit bumping gums on my dime! It don’t take no sharp-eyed gumshoe to figure out the 1930s were America’s Golden

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 11/29/23 – NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE DAY!

They didn’t call it the “New World” or “America.” They called it home and had their own names for the land that sustained them, and today we remember their lost world on NATIONAL NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE DAY! Anthropologists tell us there were anywhere from 50 to 90 million people comprising the more than 500 tribes

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 8/30/23 – FRANKENSTEIN DAY!

Torches and pitchforks, midnight at the castle, pass it on! It’s NATIONAL FRANKENSTEIN DAY! Today is Mary Shelly’s 226th birthday, the author of one of the most popular stories in history. Originally published in 1818 as “Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus,“ Shelley not only wrote a completely original and compelling novel, but introduced an enduring

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TODAY’S NATIONAL DAY, 7/13/23 – HOLLYWOOD SIGN DAY!

It was originally erected on July 13, 1923 to advertise a housing development called “Hollywoodland” in the hills above the Hollywood district of Chinatown, and intended to last only 18 months, but it’s still there and remains one of the most iconic signs in America, making this day NATIONAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN DAY! It has fallen

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