Y Celebrate 2Day? Feb 8, 2010

Btms^ for Monday, Feb. 8th. Here’s to today not being “another Manic Monday”!

 

 

Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: Abita TurboDog Beer from Abita Springs, Louisiana, 2 toast 2  NOLA Saints on their Super Bowl victory over the Indianapolis Colts last night in Miami! Who Dat indeed! 

 

Valentine’s Day is this Sunday, Feb. 14th! From world-class chocolates and a great array of Valentine’s cards that say it all, to champagne and sparkling wines, Liquor Barn loves St. Valentine’s Day!

 

Y Celebrate 2Day?

On this date in…

 

1693 – The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia was granted a charter…by King William III and Queen Mary II.

1828 – French author Jules Verne born…”Twenty Leagues Under the Sea” to go “Around the World in 80 Days” and take “A Journey to the Center of the Earth”?

1910 – The Boy Scouts of America was incorporated by William D. Boyce…Scouts honor!

1918 – The Stars and Stripes newspaper was 1st published.

1922 – The first radio in the White House was tuned in, and turned up by President Warren G. Harding?  

1925 – Actor Jack Lemmon born…”Missing” to “The Odd Couple” of “Grumpy Old Men” in “The Apartment” during  “Days of Wine and Roses” because “Some Like it Hot”?

1931 – Actor James Dean born…a “Giant” in “East of Eden” to be a “Rebel Without a Cause”?

1932 – Music composer, conductor John Williams born…to score it big in films such as “Jaws” , “E.T”, “Star Wars” and “Superman”.

1940 – Journalist Ted Koppel born…late at night on “Nightline”?

1941 – Actor Nick Nolte born…”Down and Out in Beverly Hills” to be both “Rich Man/Poor Man” and “The Prince of Tides”?

1953 – Actress Mary Steenburgen born…”Goin’ South” to “Cross Creek” in “Philadelphia” with “Joan of Arcadia”?

1955 – American author, lawyer John Grisham born…in “A Painted House” to be “The Rainmaker” with “The Firm”, “The Client” and “The Pelican Brief”?

 

Btms^

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