I’m going to do something a little different today…it’s Monday and I just feel like doing something different!
“I am not afraid – I was born to do this.” ~ Joan of Arc
“Nothing happens unless first we dream.” ~ Carl Sandburg
“If I’d stayed at college I would have become a teacher.” ~ Syd Barrett
today is also said quoters birthdays! Unfortunately, we can’t physically wish them a good day 🙁
in 1838, Samuel Morse made the first public demonstration of the telegraph in New Jersey
in 1912, New Mexico became the forty seventh state
in 1957, Elvis Presley made his seventh and final appearance on the Ed Sullivan show
in 1973, Carly Simons song “You’re So Vain was a number one hit (through the twenty sixth)
1996 – US Northeast Blizzard: dubbed the Great Fulough storm, it dumped 30-36 inches of snow in Frederick and Washington counties – MD – and if I remember correctly, we got another 13 inches of snow a couple days later! Talk about cabin fever!
never tickle a sleeping dragon
a group of bloodhounds is called a Sute
frogs can’t swallow with their eyes open
the average person will wait 6 months of their life waiting for the red light to turn green
January is named after the Roman god Janus
January is International Creativity Month, National Birth Defects Prevention Month, National Book Month, National Hobby Month, and Reference Book Month
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