Y Celebrate 2day? 08/26/09

Btms ^ for Wednesday, August 26, over the hump day!
Drink Forecast for Today (DF 4 2day): We vote 2 enjoy Gallo of Sonoma or Barefoot Wines & 2 toast 2 female winemakers & the 19th Amendment enactment 2day in 1920…women’s right 2 vote!  
Complimentary Sip& Sample Wines this Week @ ALL Liquor Barns, Today through Friday, 5 to 7 pm, Saturday 3 to 6 pm:
– San Elias Cabernet Sauvignon 2008, Colchagua Valley
– Ningaloo Chardonnay 2007 SE Australia

Get your Hops and Stomps on with Liquor Barn at Louisville Zoo’s “Brew @ the Zoo & Wine Too” Saturday, August 29, 2009, 4 to 9 p.m.
Liquor Barn is hopping and stomping with glee to be one of the contributing sponsors at the 2009 “Brew @ the Zoo & Wine Too!” where the array of beers will be bountiful, the wine samples wondrous, the food fantastic and bands bopping this Saturday, August 29, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Louisville Zoo! For event information and tickets, click here: www.louisvillezoo.org/events/brew.htm

On this date in…
580   – The Chinese invented toilet paper.
1498 – Michelangelo was commissioned to carve The Pieta.
1858 – The 1st news dispatched by telegraph. It was a long dash!
1884 – Author Earl Biggers born, a good detective knows he created “Charlie Chan”!
1904 – Author Christopher Isherwood born, knowing “life is a cabaret!”
1910 – Missionary Mother Teresa born, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
1920 – The 19th Amendment to the Constitution went into effect, giving women the right to vote!
1921 – Journalist, editor Ben Bradlee born, to lead the Washington Post.
1935 – Democratic Party VP candidate Geraldine Ferraro born.
1939 – 1st Major League Baseball game was telecast, featuring the Cincinnati Reds and the Brooklyn Dodgers playing at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, NY.
1941 – Film director Barbet Schroeder born, to go thru a “Reversal of Fortune”?
1946 – Singer, songwriter Valerie Simpson born, Solid as a rock!
1960 – Musician, bandleader Branford Marsalis born, to play the “world’s sexiest instrument” – the saxophone!
1980 – Actor Macauley Culkin born, at “Home Alone”?

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