Today's Wednesday and that's Humpday, no matter how you look at it but who the hell decided on the spelling? One would think that it would be spelled Winsday, Wendsday or even Windsday, but nooo !
Normally, I'd be heading over to AREA 51 to see my pals today, but I've got a lot of things I need to catch up on and a trip to Lakes Cafe will negate any effort to resolve these matters. So, I'll dwell in Correspondence Land and I'll be caught up by this evening. Ah yes, although the fond beckoning of a night of frivolity is tempting, I will not succumb... nay, I will forge on and complete my given tasks !
The Pictures: A couple of black and white photographs grabbed my attention today along with a few unusual pics that also arroused my curiosity. Eclectic, I must admit, but usually interesting. I hope you enjoy them.
This Date In History: 1776; The Phi Beta Kappa, the first collegiate fraternity, is founded at William and Mary College in Williamsburg, Virginia. 1933; The 21st Amendment to the Constution of the United States ends prohibition (Yay !!) 1955; The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Trades Oeganizations (AFL-CIO), a federation of autonomous trade unions in the United States, Canada and Mexico, is formed.
Birthdays: Martin Van Buren, eight president of the United States (1782), General George Custer, American soldier (1839), Walt Disney, film maker, director, producer and entrepreneur (1901), Otto Preminger, producer, director and actor (1906), Little Richard, singer and songwriter (1932)
The Hits Just Keep On Coming: The
That's it for today my little plaintiffs. More Tomorrow.
Stay Tuned !