On This Day: Weed Appreciation Day

Weed Appreciation DayMarch 28th is Weed Appreciation Day!  Before you call your “hook up”, you may want to make a stop at Home Depot or Lowe’s.  We’re not talking about the weed that made your college years a blur.  We’re talking about the weeds that make your front lawn a mess!  We realize some weeds may have you fooled into thinking they’re pretty ::cough:: ::cough:: dandelions, so take a moment to appreciate those lovely little pests that prevent you from having the best lawn in the neighborhood!

Something on a Stick DayOther Holidays:

  • Eggsibit Day – let’s decorate some eggs!
  • National Something on a Stick Day – popsicles, corn dogs, or chicken. Try your luck today with something on a stick!
  • National Black Forest Cake Day

Also On This Day:

  • Washing MachineBritain passed the Coercive Acts against Massachusetts to help restore order after the Boston Tea Party (1774)
  • Nathaniel Briggs patented the 1st washing machine (1797)
  • New York State abolished slavery (1799)
  • The 1st ambulance went into service (1866)
  • The 1st world weightlifting championship was held (1891)
  • The Spanish Civil War ended (1939)
  • The 1st national curling championship was held (1957)
  • The New York Titans became the New York Jets (1963)
  • Three Mile IslandWilt Chamberlain played his last basketball game as a pro (1972)
  • The largest U.S. nuclear disaster occurred at Three Mile Island in Middletown, PA (1979)
  • President George H.W. Bush awarded the Congressional Gold Medal to Jesse Owens (1990)
  • More than 1 million protesters took to the streets of France against the proposed First Employment Contract Law (2006)

Birthdays & Remembrances:

Vince Vaughn

  • Lady GagaLady Gaga (25)
  • Kate Gosselin (36)
  • Vince Vaughn (41)
  • Salt, Salt-n-Pepa (45)
  • Reba McEntire (56)
  • August Anheuser Busch, Jr. (1899-1989)
  • RIP Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969)

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One response to “On This Day: Weed Appreciation Day

  • Grinder

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