Dad Joke of the Day:
What’s it called when you have too many aliens? Extraterrestrial
Quote of the Day:
“Most people know where it is they want to go but a wise man remembers where he has been.”
Today in History: 1974 – “I float like a butterfly and sting like a bee” – Mohammid Ali, born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. knocked out George Foreman to regain his heavyweight boxing championship.
Born on This Day: 1896 – Ruth Gordon Jones, screen name Ruth Gordon – American writer and Oscar winning actress. Ruth Gordon performed on stage in movies and won an Emmy for her supporting role in the television situation comedy ‘Taxi’.
Died on This Day: 1919 – Short Beach, CT – Ella Wheeler Wilcox – American poet and journalist, perhaps best known for her book of poetry ‘Poems of Passion’ which had been previously rejected as immoral.
• Speak Up For Service Day recognizes the importance of young people to be actively involved in community service. Too often, the good deeds of young people go unnoticed by their communities. Speak Up For Service Day gives recognition to the overlooked. It serves as a reminder to tell others about the contributions of young people to their communities.
• Candy Corn Day – No explanation needed.
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