Y Celebrate 2Day? Feb 13, 2010

Btms^ for Saturday, Feb. 13th!
 
Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, Feb. 14th! Liquor Barn’s array of fine chocolates and  greeting cards, wines and champagnes are…Sweet!
 
Cheers to…ESPN and their Game Day basketball broadcast today from Rupp Arena in Lexington, and to the Wildcats in their game 2night against Tennessee!
   
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: Jagermeister 2 toast 2 Chuck Yeager, test pilot w/ “The Right Stuff” born 2day in 1923!  
 
Liquor Barns are open Saturday till 12 Midnight, and Sunday Feb. 14th from 1 pm to 9 pm!
 
 
Y Celebrate 2Day?
On this date in…
  
1857 – Johann Strauss’ “Blue Danube” waltz premiered in Vienna…one, two, three, one, two, three!
1885 – Bess Truman born…to be a First Lady of the U.S.!
1891 – Painter Grant Wood born…an iconic “American Gothic”!
1914 – In NYC, ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, was established to protect their copyrights on their compositions.
1919 –  Singer, songwriter Tennessee Ernie Ford born…to carry “Sixteen Tons” on the “Mule Train”?
1923 – Chuck Yeager born…to be a test pilot with all “The Right Stuff”?
1933 – Actress Kim Novak born…with “Vertigo” and to “Picnic”?
1934 – Actor George Segal born…with “A Touch of Class” so “Just Shoot Me”?
1944 – Actress Stockard Channing born…in “The West Wing” just “Six Degrees of Separation” away from “Grease”?
1947 – Mike Krzyzewski born…to be Coach K at Duke!
1950 – Singer, songwriter Peter Gabriel born…on “Solsbury Hill” with a “Sledgehammer” to “Shock the Monkey”?
1959 – The first “Barbie” doll went on sale.
1972 – “Grease” opened on Broadway.
1996- “Rent” by Jonathan Larson premiered in Off-Broadway in NYC.
It would later move to Broadway and be the 7th longest-running musical.
 
Btms^

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