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									September 12, 2012                                                                                     Volume 14 No 162




                                                                                                   Person 1: Crapsauce! John has texted me
 Stupid Quote Of Quotes Of The                                                                     three times, and updated his status six
                                                                                                   times. He must be lonelybooking again.
 The Day         Day                                                                               Person 2: I'd talk to him, if he didn't
                                                                                                   lonelybook all the time. It's so annoying.
 On Wow! That’s Some                                      yril Connolly:

 Bargain!:
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                                                 C             “There are many who dare not
                                                          kill themselves for fear of what the
                                                                                                   Word A Day
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                                                          neighbors will say.”
                                                 Rex Stout:                                             astidious Pronunciation (fa-STID-ee-


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            newspaper ad for a furniture store       “Nothing is more admirable than the
                                                 fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the
                                                 disadvantages of their wealth.”
                                                                                                   f    uhs)
                                                                                                         adjective:
                                                                                                   1. Hard to please; exacting.
 Useless Facts                                   Vladimir Nabokov:
                                                    “My loathings are simple: stupidity,
                                                                                                   2. Meticulous.
                                                                                                   3. Excessively concerned about

 Of The Day                                      oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.”
                                                 Leonard Louis Levinson:
                                                                                                   cleanliness, propriety, etc.
                                                                                                   From Latin fastidium (disgust). Earliest
        seless facts:                               “A pessimist sees only the dark side of        documented use: 1531.

 U            Pepsi-Cola was originally
                                                 the clouds, and mopes; a philosopher sees
                                                 both sides, and shrugs; an optimist doesn't       "His reported conduct suggests a fastidious
                                                                                                                        man of refined
                                                                                                                        manners ... In his
                                                                                                                        extravagant
                                                                                                                        generosity and the
                                                                                                                        lavishness of his
                                                                                                                        hospitality, it seems
                                                                                                                        almost as if he sought
                                                                                                                        to outclass the most
                                                                                                                        munificent of Arabs."
                                                                                                                        Julia Ashtiany, et al;
                                                                                                                        Abbasid Belles
                                                                                                                        Lettres; Cambridge
                                                                                                                        University Press;
                                                                                                                        1990.
                                                                                                                         This week’s theme:
                                                                                                                         words that describe
DILBERT-OF-THE-DAY                                                                                                       people.

      called “Brad’s Drink.”                     see the clouds at all - he's walking on          *Happy Birthday*
                                                 them.”                                           -------------------------
     At the age of 8, Caryn Johnson, later                                                       1925 Dickie Moore Ca, actor (Oliver Twist) [87]
      to call herself Whoopi Goldberg, made                                                       1931 George Jones country singer        [81]
      her first onstage appearance at the
      Helena Rubinstein Children's Theatre
      in New York City.
                                                 Urban Word(s)                                    1931 Ian Holm actor (Himmler-Holocaust) [81]
                                                                                                  1940 Linda Gray Ca, actress (Dallas) [72]
                                                                                                  1943 Maria Muldaur voc(Midnight at the Oasis)[69]
     Charlie Brown's dad is a barber.           Of The Day                                       1945 John Mauceri NYC, conductor        [67]
                                                                                                  1950 Bruce Mahler NYC, comedian (Fridays) [62]
     Mickey Mouse has four fingers on                 onelybooking                               1951 Joe Pantoliano actor (The Finelli Boys) [61]

 
      each hand.
      The first hurricane given a male name
      was "Bob," in July 1979.
                                                 L     Adding status updates to Facebook,
                                                       constantly, because no one is paying
                                                       attention to one. Also, being alone in
                                                                                                  1952 Gerry Beckley vocals/guitarist (America)[60]
                                                                                                  1952 Jeff McCracken Chgo (Bay City Blues) [60]
                                                                                                  1955 Peter Scolari NY, actor (Jerry-Newhart) [57]
                                                 one's room in a house full of people, feeling    1955 Nina Blackwood Ma, actress/VJ (MTV) [57]
                                                 lonely, and appealing to Facebook to feel        1957 Rachel Ward actr (Sharkey’s Machine) [55]
                                                 validated.                                       1962 Amy Yasbeck actress (Wings)        [50]
                                                                                                  1973 Paul Walker actor (Varsity Blues) [39]
                                                                                                  1978 Benjamin McKenzie actor (The O.C.) [34]
Published: 10/4/2012 7:18 PM                                                                      1980 Ming Yao basketball player (7’6”) [32]
                                                                                                  1981 Jennifer Hudson actr/voc (Dreamgirls) [31]
                                                                                                  1989 Andrew Luck NFL QB (Colts)         [23]
  2                                                                                      Stuff-Of-The-Day Newsletter
                                                   1979 Red Sox Carl Yastrzemski gets his
History Of The                                     3,000th hit off Yankee Jim Beattie
                                                                                                             Gadget Of The
                                                   1980 Military coup in Turkey
Day                                                1983 Security guard Victor Gerena robs                    Day
         490 -BC- Athenians defeat 2nd             West Hartford company of $7 million                               edneck Wine Glass

O        Persian invasion of Greece at
         Marathon
1609 Henry Hudson discovers
                                                   1984 Country singer Barbara Mandrell is
                                                   badly injured in a car accident                           R         Get your fancy drink on with the
                                                                                                                       Redneck Wine Glass. A mason jar
                                                                                                             body held high by a thick glass stem holds
Hudson River                                                                                                 a healthy amount of your favorite party
                                                                                                             juice. So roll out your Pabst cans,
1649 Drogheda, Ireland falls to                                                                              moonshine barrels, whiskey jugs and pop
Puritan troops; inhabitants                                                                                  those suckers open! Drink anything from
massacred                                                                                                    your new Wine Glass and everyone in town
1758 Charles Messier observes                                                                                will recognize you're Fancy. These
the Crab Nebula & begins catalog                                                                             Glasses, much like your "jacuzzi-truck" are
                                                                                                             top of the line and sure-fire ways of making
1857 423 die when "Central                                                                                   folks jealous. Get a whole bunch of these
America" sinks off Cape Romain                                                                               Glasses and you'll have the finest
SC                                                                                                           glassware for all your social events:
                                                                                                             weddings, birthday parties, hog roundups,
1901 Arabs attack Gedara                                                                                     cattle marches, and so many more. You
Palestine                                                                                                    can even keep your leftovers fresh since
                                                                                                             each comes with a mason
1923 Britain takes over Southern
                                                                                                             jar lid. They are
Rhodesia from British South
                                                                                                             refrigerator safe but must
Africa Co
                                                                                                             be hand-washed. We don't
1928 Katharine Hepburn's NY                                                                                  want you to break your
stage debut in "Night Hostess"                                                                               Wine Glass stems and
                                                                                                             have to pull out the duct
1934 Baltic Pact signed by                                                                                   tape again.
Lithuania, Estonia & Latvia
                                                                                                             Price: $12.99
1940 49 die & 200 injured when
Hercules Powder Co plant                                                                                     https://www.stupid.com/Redneck-Wine-
explodes (NJ)                                                                                                Glass_p_2955.html?utm_source=The+Stup
                                                                                                             id.com+Newsletter&utm_campaign=4a0943
1941 1st German ship in WW2                                                                                  dddf-
captured by US ship (Busko)                                                                                  Aug_27th_20128_20_2012&utm_medium=
                                                                                                             email
1953 Jacqueline Bouvier marries

John F Kennedy                                               Standing Alone
                                                            By Stephen Corfidi
1953 Nikita Khrushchev becomes A lone windmill stands against a supercell storm in Leedey, Okla.
1st Secretary of USSR          This 2002 photograph captures the power of the weather in
Communist Party                "Tornado Alley," the swath of the Great Plains from Texas to the
                                     Dakotas that experiences a high number of significant tornadoes.
1956 Black students enter & are      Supercell storms like this one, which feature well-defined rotation,
barred from Clay Ky elementary       are the most likely type of thunderstorm to produce tornadoes,
school                               though meteorologists don't fully understand why some storms
                                     spawn twisters and others do not.
1959 "Bonanza" premiers              http://i.livescience.com/images/i/30948/original/windmill-storm-
                                     120912.jpeg
1964 Typhoon Gloria strikes
Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million           1984 NY Met Dwight Goodin sets rookie
damage
                                                 strike out record at 251
1965 Hurricane Betsy strikes Florida &
                                                 1988 1st NFL regular-season game
Louisiana kills 75
                                                 played in Phoenix; Cowboys beat Card                       3 DAY FORECAST

1966 "The Monkees," premier on NBC
                                                 1988 Gilbert, strongest hurricane ever                       Thursday          Friday     Saturday
1974 Coup overthrows Emperor Haile               (160 mph), devastates Jamaica                               13 Sep 2012      14 Sep 2012 15 Sep 2012
Selassie in Ethiopia (National Day)              1990 US, England, France, USSR, East
1976 White Sox Minnie Minoso at age 53             & West Germanys sign agreements
hits a single                                      allowing the 2 Germanys to merge

1978 Situation comedy "Taxi" premiers on
ABC television
                                                                                                                 PM              Partly        Partly
1979 Indiana Pacers cut Ann Meyers, 1st                                                                     Thundershowers       Cloudy        Cloudy
woman on an NBA club                                                                                             73°F             72°F         76°F
                                                                                                                 52°F             50°F         50°F
http://www.stuffoftheday.com/                                                2

								
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