13 February 2009

Cupid is Right Here-Don't Miss The Mark !

Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Toffee Nut,Caramel, Roasted Almond, and Vanilla Malt


Blogger Special
Free toppping on yogurt. (Limit 1)

Valentine's Words of Wisdom.
You know she says "you don't have to get me anything for Valentine's Day".
DON"T BELIEVE IT, GUYS.


February 13, 2009
1635 Oldest US public institution, Boston Latin School founded
1837 Riot in NY over high price of flour
1866 Jesse James holds up his 1st bank, Liberty, Missouri ($15,000)
1920 National Negro Baseball League organizes
1923 1st Black pro Basketball team, "Renaissance," organizes
1943 Women's Marine Corps created
1945 Allied planes bomb Dresden Germany; 135,000 die
1959 Barbie doll goes on sale
1974 Dissident Nobel writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn expelled from USSR
1981 Longest sentence published by NY Times-1286 words
1982 Dark Side of the Moon, is on charts for 402nd week
1983 "Merlin" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 199 performances






Pink Floyd's album Off the Wall was released March 24, 1973 and has sold 35 million copies. On the charts for 402 weeks, it would go on to be on the charts for 591 consecutive weeks. That is 14 years! It is in the Guinness Book of world records for being on the charts for any album in history. The original title of the album was supposed to be "Eclipse:A piece for assorted lunatics".




Births
1892 Grant Wood, US, painter (American Gothic)
1923 Chuck Yeagar, US test pilot (1st man to break sound barrier)
1944 Jerry Springer, London England, talk show host (Jerry Springer Show)

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