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Join Us in Participating in International Homeless Animals Day

International Homeless Animals Day

Choose to help thousands of animals every year by simply adopting. Today is International Homeless Animals Day, and organizations all around the world come together to inform about pet overpopulation. You might not think the situation is all that bad in America, but every year pet shelters are overrun by homeless cats and dogs. The

Today Marks Julia Child’s Birthday! – Join Us in Celebrating

Julia Child born

Chef, author, and television personality Julia Child has probably done more for French-style food preparation than anyone else in history. Julia Child was born in Pasadena, California on this day in 1912, one of John and Julia McWilliams’s three children. Julia brought haute cuisine to the masses through forty years of cooking shows and a

How Are You Celebrating International Left-Hander’s Day? Here Are Some Suggestions

International Left-hander’s Day

Make the most of International Left-Hander’s Day today!  Left-handers often feel like they’re missing out. Scissors, guitar, golf clubs, cooking utensils… However, there is one thing that will make them feel part of the family – International Left-Hander’s Day! August 13th is the day when left-handers can unite and celebrate their unique feature.    It is estimated that only 10 percent of

Join Us in Remembering Computer History on the Day the IBM PC was Announced

IBM PC announced

In 1981, IBM announced the release of their new computer.  On this day 36 years ago, the first modern computer was released to the public. It was the IBM 5150 and the pioneer of personal home computing, complete with an innovative design, specifications, and price tag.   But it didn’t run cheap. It was for sale at a staggering $1,565

525 Years Ago Columbus Set Sail! Learn More About This Discovery with Us

Columbus set sail on his first voyage

Take a stroll down history lane with us to learn more about Christopher Columbus’s travels.   Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) was an Italian explorer who sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in 1492, hoping to find a route to China, India, and the fabled gold and spice islands of Asia. From the Spanish port of Palos, he set sail in command of three ships—the Santa Maria, the Pinta, and

It’s Foot Health Month! Take Care of Your Toes with These Tips

Foot Health Month

Tend to your feet this month by following these top tips. Unfortunately, far too many of us fail to give our feet much needed attention. In order for our feet to keep us standing and walking all day every day, we must take care of them and avoid bad foot habits. While you may think

Happy 31st Birthday MTV! Here is the First Music Video You Ever Played

MTV debut

Join us in celebrating MTV’s 31st birthday!  On this day in 1981, MTV began broadcasting for the first time. The new cable channel was one of the first to pioneer a new way of music broadcasting. These days, MTV covers everything from shows, to music, to celebrity entertainment to award shows. While you may be in with the