On This Day: Singles Awareness Day

 

Singles Awareness Day

Let us introduce you to someone special!

We survived the Hallmark Holiday that is Valentine’s Day.  Today is a day for the singles out there!  Forget the flowers that represent plant trying to reproduce.  Ignore the sweets that just lead you to complain about your weight.  And how many teddy bears can one person really have?  Go play the field.  Let people buy drinks for you at the bar and enjoy people-watching without the risk of getting slapped!

 

Other Holidays:

  • National Gumdrop Day – goody, goody…nevermind
  • http://www.canada.travel/selectCountry.htmlSusan B. Anthony Day – a day honoring one of the most prominent leaders of the women’s rights movement.  See Birthdays & Remembrances
  • National Flag of Canada Daysee Also On This Day
  • Decimal Day – celebrates the UK and Ireland adopting the decimal system (1971).  Otherwise we’d still be referring to 20 pence!

http://www.explorestlouis.com/Also On This Day:

  • St. Louis, Missouri, was established (1764)
  • Bill signed allowing women to argue cases before the Supreme Court (1879)
  • The red & white maple leaf design was adopted as the official flag of Canada (1965)
  • Sound recordings were 1st granted U.S. copyright protection (1972)
  • http://www.youtube.com/user/CustomPrintwearThe 1st draft of the complete Human Genome was published (2001)
  • Yucca Mountain, Nevada, was approved as a disposal site for radioactive nuclear waste (2002)
  • YouTube was launched in the U.S. (2005)

http://oxygen.com/janice/Birthdays & Remembrances:

  • Ronnie Vannucci, The Killers (33)
  • Brandon Boyd, Incubus (35)
  • Omarosa Manigault Stallworth (37)
  • Birdman (42) aka Baby; Real Name: Bryan Williams (kinda like the news guy, but not quite!)
  • Matt Groening (55) – Creative mind behind The Simpsons
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_YK9wVK6IQ&Janice Dickinson (56)
  • Chris Farley (1964-1997)
  • Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906) – Co-founder of National Women’s Suffrage Assocation
  • Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
  • RIP Nat King Cole (1919-1965) – credited with one of the best duets ever…just sayin’
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