Our Largest Imigrant?

It could be the Statue of Liberty.

She arrived in New York Harbor from France today in 1885. Her English wasn’t probably wasn’t extensive, but it was impeccable; “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to be free…”

My favorite shortstop…

…was born today in 1948. Dave Concepcion was a wide-ranging, ball-skipping miracle for the Cincinnati Reds’ “Big Red Machine”.

Kentucky birthdays of interest;

–          Hall-of-Fame footballer Dermontti Dawson was born today in 1965. Mr. Dawson was a force to be reckoned with.

–          Annville, Kentucky’s country star David “Stringbean” Akeman was born today in 1916.

–          Another country star born today (in 1910) was the pride of Blue Lick, Kentucky; Red Foley.

Drink 4cast 4 2day

Iceland became independent of Denmark today in 1944. We could celebrate by having a fresh fish fillet or by knockin’ back a;

Reykjavik Daiquiri

1/3 oz. Blueberry Liqueur

1 oz. Anejo Rum

½ oz. Lime Juice

1 spoon Sugar

2 spoons Blueberries

Pour all ingredients into a blender.

Add crushed ice.

Blend for 30 seconds.

Pour into a daiquiri glass.

Keep yearning to be free!

Cheers!

Roger

6/17/2013.

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