Cool stuff today, Nov 6.

Recap of some of the stuff I talk about on my show, Gspot Radio on Mellow 94.7

Reason to party today – coz it’s happy hour somewhere in the world.

United Nations: International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

Nov 6. A day calling attention to the irreparable damage to ecosystems and natural resources caused by armed conflict.

On this day

1861 James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, was born in Ontario, Canada.
1913 Mohandas K. Gandhi was arrested as he led a march of Indian miners in South Africa.
1956 President Dwight D. Eisenhower won a second term by besting Democrat Adlai E. Stevenson at the polls.
2001 Billionaire Republican Michael Bloomberg was elected New York City mayor.

Celebrity Birthdays

Arne Duncan, 46, US Secretary of Education, born Chicago, IL, Nov 6, 1964.
Glenn Frey, 62, musician, songwriter, singer (The Eagles), born Detroit, MI, Nov 6, 1948.
Ethan Hawke, 40, actor (Training Day, Dead Poets Society), novelist, born Austin, TX, Nov 6, 1970.
Rebecca Romijn, 38, model, actress (X-Men, Femme Fatale, “Ugly Betty”), born Berkeley, CA, Nov 6, 1972.
Kelly Rutherford, 42, actress (“Melrose Place,” “Gossip Girl”), born Elizabethtown, KY, Nov 6, 1968.
Maria Owings Shriver, 55, First Lady of California, broadcast journalist, born Chicago, IL, Nov 6, 1955.

#1 Song Today,

THE 1990s

1999 Smooth Santana featuring Rob Thomas
1998 The First Night Monica
1997 Something About the Way You Look Tonight/
Candle in the Wind 1997
Elton John
1996 No Diggity BLACKstreet featuring Dr. Dre
1995 Fantasy Mariah Carey
1994 I’ll Make Love to You Boyz II Men
1993 I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That) Meat Loaf
1992 End of the Road Boyz II Men
1991 Cream Prince & the N.P.G.
1990 Love Takes Time Mariah Carey

Mr. Know it All (useless info of the day)

The word “queue” is the only word in the English language that is still pronounced the same way when the last four letters are removed.

Moment of Zen

“Around here, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things… and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” – Walt Disney

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