Monthly Archives: February 2011

Word of the Day (Have a happy Refired, Not Retired Day)

Please enjoy today’s Georg Christoph Lichtenberg moment for March 1st, 2011. Have a happy Refired, Not Retired Day. Interesting fact: Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older. (I hope the answer is bacon consumption, … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy Iwo Jima Day)

Please enjoy today’s Ralph Waldo Emerson moment for February 23rd, 2011.  Have a happy Iwo Jima Day. Interesting fact: The lifespan of a taste bud is ten days. (The lifespan is only like 30 seconds if you eat my famous … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy Single Tasking Day)

Please enjoy today’s Jessie Sampter moment for February 22th, 2011. Have a happy Single Tasking Day. Interesting fact: If the population of China walked past you in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction. … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy International Mother Language Day)

Please enjoy today’s Upton Sinclair moment for February 21st, 2011. Have a happy International Mother Language Day. Interesting fact: It is believed that Shakespeare was 46 around the time that the King James Version of the Bible was written. In … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy Pluto Day)

Please enjoy today’s Jeff Melvoin moment for February 18th, 2011. Have a happy Pluto Day. Interesting Fact: Before Prohibition, Shlitz Brewery owned more property in Chicago than anyone else, except The Catholic Church. (Could the Prohibition been a secret plot … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy Kyoto Protocol Day)

Please enjoy today’s James Thurber moment for February 16th, 2011. Have a happy Kyoto Protocol Day. Interesting fact: The term “devil’s advocate” comes from the Roman Catholic Church. When deciding if someone should be sainted, a devil’s advocate is always … Continue reading

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Word of the Day (Happy National Donor Day)

Please enjoy today’s Steve Jobs moment for February 14th, 2011. Have a happy National Donor Day. Interesting fact: Beelzebub, another name for the devil, is Hebrew for “Lord of the Flies”, and this is where the book’s title comes from. … Continue reading

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