September 18, 2019

Avast, mateys! Tomorrow, September 19th, be that glorious day o' th' year, th' greatest o' all holidays, th' one, th' only Talk Like a Pirate Day

But if'n ye be leery o' pirates, ye hearts be in th' right place -- for ye should be afeared o' them! For there be nothing...

September 13, 2019

Yes, it’s that time of year again. The dreaded Friday the 13th, the day of bad luck for all.

Of course, it’s also Fortune Cookie Day, Blame Someone Else Day, and Positive Thinking Day. Today really gets around.

There’s a lot of debate about how the concept of “Friday the...

September 10, 2019

We’re all used to the idea of hail here in North Texas, but 56 years ago today, a very different kind of incident occurred in Grayson County after sunset. A fireball was spotted in the sky, with several accompanying explosions that spread debris over a wide area near B...

September 6, 2019

Yesterday was Be Late for Something Day. Did you know that? We didn't until recently. We were going to share a blog post about it, but . . . stuff happened, and we never got around to it. But now it's Fight Procrastination Day, so we don't have any excuses. 

Take our wo...

September 4, 2019

It doesn’t get nearly as much press as Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, but the second Sunday in September is always Grandparents’ Day. That’s right, folks; in addition to getting to spoil your kids’ kids, you get an extra day in honor of your hard work holding babies, c...

September 2, 2019

Today is Labor Day, the unofficial end of summer. Now, September 23rd is the official end of summer, of course, but everyone knows when things really change. Time to pack up the grill, put away the swimsuits, and get out the football jerseys.

Okay, so technically you ca...

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