Why Celebrate oday? Oct 5, 2009

Btms^ for Monday, October 5.
Drink Forecast for Today (DF 4 2day): Monty Python Holy Grail Ale 2 toast 2 the 1st airing of “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” on BBC 2day in 1969.
Complimentary Sip & Samples Wines this week @ all the Barns, weekdays from 5 to 7 pm, Saturday from 3 to 6 pm:
 – Cortenova Pinot Grigio 2008 Venezia
 – Busi Chianti 2007 Rufina
You are cordially invited to the public ceremony and celebration of the 2009 Governor’s Awards in the Arts on Tuesday October 6.  Liquor Barn will receive the 2009 Business Award, one of nine different awards being presented. The Awards Presentation begins at 10 a.m., with a Reception to follow at 11 a.m., in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort, Kentucky.
For more information, please go to www.artscouncil.ky.gov
Weekend Special: KY Wine Sip & Sample, Meet & Greet: Acres of Land Wines, with winery owner Lowell Land!
 – Friday, October 9, 5-7 pm @ Beaumont, Lexington
 – Saturday, October 10, 3-6 pm @ Springhurst, Louisville
On this date in…
1829 – 21st U.S. President Chester A. Arthur born.
1902 – Ray Kroc born…to sell billions of McDonald’s burgers.
1921 – The World Series is broadcast on the radio for the 1st time.
1922 – Cartoonist Bil Keane is born…to “The Family Circus”.
1943 – Singer, songwriter, musician Steve Miller born…”A Gangster of Love”? “A Joker”? or “A Space Cowboy”?
1951 – Actress Karen Allen born…to thwart the “Raiders of the Lost Ark”?
1957 – Actor Bernie Mac born…”Mr. 3000″?
1965 – Canadian Mario Lemieux born…to be a hockey great!
1967 – Former UK Wildcat Rex Chapman born.
1967 – Actor Guy Pearce born…a “Memento” of “LA Confidential”?
1969 – 1st episode of “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” aired on the BBC.
1970 – PBS founded. 
1972 – Basketballer Grant Hill born.
1975 – Actress Parminder Nagra born…to “Bend in Like Beckham” and end up in the “ER”?
1975 – Actress Kate Winslet born…to take a “Titanic” voyage?

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