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 ​​​​​​​​​​​​​Today is:

  • ​​​National Bouillabaisse Day - Sounds fishy to me!!

The Digester will be on travel for a few days and will return the first part of next week

Born on this Day

Today in History - December 14

Today's Pet Picture

SIAM SHADE - Why not

The Why Not Travel Store Digest

1503


He predicted that I was going to say this, Nostradamus - French astrologer and self-proclaimed prophet, was born on this day. And...

1896



His 15 minutes of fame started with 30 Seconds Over Tokyo, James H. Doolittle, US Army Air Corp and leader of what is known as The Doolittle Raid, stretched that 15 minutes into a lifetime of fame. He was born on this day. ​And...

1946


"But they're cousins, Identical cousins all the way!" Patty Duke, Academy Award winning actress in the "Miracle Worker", was born on this day

1799

The first President of the US, George Washington, dies on his Mount Vernon estate

1900


(In the "I still don't know what it is" Department), Max Planck presents the Quantum Theory at the Physics Society in Berlin

1906

The first U1 submarine is brought into service in Germany

1941

Germany orders the construction of defensive positions along the European coastline

1946


(In the "And how did that work out?" Department), The UN adopts a disarmament resolution prohibiting the A-Bomb

2008


Iraqi broadcast journalist Muntadhar al-Zaidi throws his shoes at President George W. Bush during a press conference in Baghdad

2012



Twenty children and six adults are shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Ct. by a 20-year old gunman who then commits suicide. This heinous act prompts Congress to act swiftly and pass effective gun legislation to prevent...ah I'm just BS'n you. Nothing was done!

Why Nuts!!