- JUST BLOOMED TODAY
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- TWEET TREATS
- DID YOU KNOW...?
- DOG CONFESSIONS
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- WHAT IN THE WORLD?
|Sorry about your wife's epiglottis. @karentozzi|
DID YOU KNOW...?
It was supposed to break records today, the weather that is. Not sure what it is supposed to be on October 1, but it probably hit 95F today but no humidity, so tolerable.
WHAT'S YOUR FORTUNE?
Many years ago, a woman got a fortune cookie that said, “You got the wrong cookie!” That particular message has cropped a couple of times since then. Americans crack open so many fortune cookies that it keeps the industry busy coming up with sayings, pithy or not, to make us think, laugh, or even cringe. Here are some to enjoy:
|From one of our dedicated readers!|
1780 Benedict Arnold accomplice hanged
1919 Woodrow Wilson suffers a stroke
1961 Thurgood Marshall sworn in as the first African-American Supreme Court Justice
1968 On October 2, 1968, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Bob Gibson strikes out 17 Detroit Tigers in the first game of the World Series, breaking Sandy Koufax’s record for the most strikeouts in a Series game.
1971 Rod Stewart earns his first #1 hit with "Maggie May"
1985 Hollywood actor Rock Hudson dies of AIDS
2006 Gunman kills 5 students at Amish school
2012 Massive recall of Trader Joe's peanut butter expands to other store brands