A thought for the day: it was Ben Hecht who wrote, Do it first, do it yourself and keep on doin' it.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you. -- Ogden Nash
On this date in history:
In 1871, the U.S. Congress passed the Third Force Act, popularly known as the Ku Klux Klan Act, authorizing President Ulysses S. Grant to declare martial law, impose heavy penalties ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- The Prophet Muhammad, founder of Islam, in 571
- Roman Catholic St. Rose of Lima in 1586
- French Emperor Napoleon III in 1808
- sculptor Daniel Chester French...Read More
Today is Monday, April 20, the 110th day of 2015 with 255 to follow.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Neptune, Uranus and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Venus.