Did you know…


Did you know…

… that today is the anniversary of the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade? Each year, in Hot Springs, Arkansas, the 98 feet of Bridge Street hosts the shortest St. Paddy’s parade in the world. Previously, the title was held by the Dripsey, Cork parade. That parade lasts 100 yards and travels between the village’s two pubs. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! 🙂~~~

Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“May you have the hindsight to know where you’ve been the foresight to know where you’re going and the insight to know when you’re going too far.”— Irish Blessing

Did you know…

… that today is Freedom of Information Day? On the birthday of James Madison (1751), we honor his efforts for a free press and the continued efforts of many other people. On this day in Washington, DC, awards are given to people who fight for a free press. Thank you, President Madison!

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“Sometimes you just need to talk about something — not to get sympathy or help, but just to kill its power by allowing the truth of things to hit the air.”

— Karen Salmansohn

Did you know…

… that today is the birthday of the First Underseas National Park? In 1960, Biscayne National Underwater Park, the first underseas national park, opened near Key Largo, Florida. Trivia fans: Biscayne provides evidence of 10,000 years of human history: from prehistoric tribes to shipwrecks, and pineapple farmers to presidents!~~~

Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“It doesn’t matter where you are. You are nowhere compared to where you can go.”— Bob Proctor