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Weed Appreciation Day

Posted by on Mar. 28, 2011 at 9:50 AM
Liz
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On This Day: Weed Appreciation Day

Weed Appreciation DayMarch 28th is Weed Appreciation Day!  Before you call your “hook up”, you may want to make a stop at Home Depot or Lowe’s.  We’re not talking about the weed that made your college years a blur.  We’re talking about the weeds that make your front lawn a mess!  We realize some weeds may have you fooled into thinking they’re pretty ::cough:: ::cough:: dandelions, so take a moment to appreciate those lovely little pests that prevent you from having the best lawn in the neighborhood!

Something on a Stick DayOther Holidays:

  • Eggsibit Day - let’s decorate some eggs!
  • National Something on a Stick Day – popsicles, corn dogs, or chicken. Try your luck today with something on a stick!
  • National Black Forest Cake Day

Also On This Day:

  • Washing MachineBritain passed the Coercive Acts against Massachusetts to help restore order after the Boston Tea Party (1774)
  • Nathaniel Briggs patented the 1st washing machine (1797)
  • New York State abolished slavery (1799)
  • The 1st ambulance went into service (1866)
  • The 1st world weightlifting championship was held (1891)
  • The Spanish Civil War ended (1939)
  • The 1st national curling championship was held (1957)
  • The New York Titans became the New York Jets (1963)
  • Three Mile IslandWilt Chamberlain played his last basketball game as a pro (1972)
  • The largest U.S. nuclear disaster occurred at Three Mile Island in Middletown, PA (1979)
  • President George H.W. Bush awarded the Congressional Gold Medal to Jesse Owens (1990)
  • More than 1 million protesters took to the streets of France against the proposed First Employment Contract Law (2006)
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Mom2jngnc
by Stephannie on Mar. 28, 2011 at 9:53 AM

 although "weed" has never been my thing, I didn't expect this to be about dandelions.... lol

SamMom912
by Platinum Member on Mar. 28, 2011 at 10:45 AM


Quoting Mom2jngnc:

 although "weed" has never been my thing, I didn't expect this to be about dandelions.... lol


Ha! Me either!!!

elwalters77
by Erica on Mar. 28, 2011 at 11:43 AM

I never knew the Jets used to be called the Titans.

elwalters77
by Erica on Mar. 28, 2011 at 11:48 AM


Quoting SamMom912:

Quoting Mom2jngnc:

 although "weed" has never been my thing, I didn't expect this to be about dandelions.... lol


Ha! Me either!!!

ditto

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