Good Morning February 26th 2018
Today in `(1919) President Woodrow Wilson signs an act of congress creating the Grand Canyon National Park,
and it's the birthday of singer, songwriter, pianist, Fats Domino (1928) and Johnny Cash(1932). Who said "All You're life, you'll be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate...I choose love."
Good Morning February 12th 2018,
Today in 1924 George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue premiers in Aeolian, Hall New York. The show's titled "An Experiment in Modern Music" and features Paul Whiteman and his band, with Gershwin on the piano.
Today in 1947 in Sikhote-Alin Soviet Union, 10:30 a.m. A giant iron meteorite explodes into the atmosphere creating a light brighter than the sun, leaving an elliptical half mile area on the ground, covered by impact craters as large as 85' across, and 20' in depth.
Sikhote-Alin is the only place in the world where one can observe, brown bear, tiger's, leopards, reindeer, and a few wolves (due to the tigers) all in one place.
It's the birthday of Japanese Shogun, Kujo Yoritsuni (1218) who asked and received permission from the emperor of Japan to abdicate his duties as Shogun, and soon after shaved his head and became a Buddhist priest.
Good Morning, Monday February 5th 2018.
Today in 1985, the mayors of Rome Italy, and Carthage Tunisia, sign a friendship pact, and, after 2,131 years, the Third Punic War is officially over.
It's the birthday of American Football great, Roger Staubach(1942), who coined the phrase "Hail Mary Pass", when he said a Hail Mary, before launching a last second, 50 yard throw, to Drew Pearson, for the 1975 playoff win over the Minnesota Vikings.
It's also the birthday of auto racing commentator, and NASCAR legend, Darrell Waltrip (1947).
Been trucking since 96. My main interest is having a good healthy life.