TODAY’S WEIRD HOLIDAYS – JUNE 13, 2009

Today is NATIONAL OPEN A WINDOW DAY, to let in the sounds and smells of spring before it’s too late.  ***MARLAR: (Sniff)  Ah… (LOCAL FARM TOWN)… smell our dairy air!   Today is The QUEEN’S OFFICIAL BIRTHDAY, the official birthday celebration of England’s Queen Elizabeth II. Her actual birthday is April 21.  ***MARLAR: So… what the heck is wrong with […]

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WEIRD HOLIDAYS – June 11, 2009

Today is NATIONAL GERMAN CHOCOLATE CAKE DAY.  ***MARLAR: It has nothing to do with Germany, it was invented back in 1852 by a guy named Sam German.    Today is NATIONAL FEED THE DUCKS DAY. (Pigeons don’t count).   Today is RACE UNITY DAY.  ***MARLAR: You can either get together today with someone of a different skin color, or you […]

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DARREN’S DAILY DOSE OF WEIRD NEWS – JUNE 10, 2009

New “Tonight Show” host Conan O’Brien got off to a rousing ratings start last Monday, crushing CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman” and generating strong viewer ship. O’Brien’s debut notched a 7.1 rating/17 share in Nielsen’s 56 overnight metered markets, the best Monday metered markets for the “Tonight” franchise in four years. “Tonight” outdrew “Late Show” (2.8/7) by a wide […]

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TODAY’S WEIRD HOLIDAYS – JUNE 10, 2009

Today is NATIONAL YO-YO DAY.  ***MARLAR: If you’re not UP to celebrating, you can at least be DOWN with those that are. Today is AMERICUS CALLAHAN DAY, marking this date in 1902 when the Chicago inventor patented the window envelope.  ***MARLAR: Why would anyone want to celebrate this day though?  Practically the only thing you get in the mail nowadays […]

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