[quote=satx56;16169540]Karla is vacationing in a fantasy world, but returns tonight I believe. Here's my version of QOTD following the "norm"!!
Today's Question(s): *
What was the first car you ever owned? VW beetle..don't remember the year though because it was a long time ago.
Did it turn out to be a winner or a lemon??Both LOL!
Extra Credit Question:
Did this car witness any bizarre activities??
It took us on an adventure on the way to California where we met some interesting people.
Just for Fun:
Do you normally wear a watch? No
If so pocket or wrist?
Plain or fancy?
Mechanical or electric?
This just off the top of my head.
Hair.. if you've got it flaunt it! Kidding!
The ?Big? Question:
Aren't cell phones just a big irritation to all?? Even those using them ?? The monthly bill too!! I don't own a cellphone so it doesn't bother me one way or the other.
The "tiny" Question: What is Life? "Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries."
Today in History:
Columbus misses Florida when he changed course
People riot due to beer tax in Alkmaar, Netherlands
40 foot waves sink 20,000 small craft and kill 300,000 (Bengal, India)
Americans beat Brits in 2nd Battle of Saratoga and Battle of
Bemis Hts T
British defeated by American militia near Kings Mountain, SC 1913
Henry Ford institutes moving assembly line
U.S. and British government announce establishment of United Nations
U.S. forces invade Korea by crossing 38th parallel
Aircraft carrier USS Saratoga at Brooklyn launched
"American Bandstand" premieres
"Route 66" premieres
U.S. launches strikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan, in retaliation for the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the US.
We said hello to:
1589- Maria Magdalena of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (d. 1631)
1951- John Cougar Mellencamp ..Seymour, Indiana
1961 - Judy Landers, Phila, actress (Vega$, BJ & the Bear, Madame's Place)-Where is she now?
1961 - Brian Mannix, Australian singer and actor
We said goodbye to
1849 - Edgar Allen Poe, poet (Raven), dies in Balt at 40
1894 - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., American writer (b. 1809)
1919 - Alfred Deakin, second Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1856)
1956 - Clarence Birdseye, American inventor (b. 1886)
1991 - Leo Durocher, baseball coach/manager (Dodgers, Giants), dies at 86
1993 - Cyril Cusack, actor (Fahrenheit 451), dies of neuron disease at 82
2009 - Irving Penn, American photographer (b. 1917)
Word of the day
Official records, as of acts, deeds, proceedings, transactions, or the like.
According to her late-fifth-century acta , she was an upper-class young Christian betrothed to a pagan, Valerian.
Today is: October 7th
Cats on Broadway Day 1982
G-Rated Birthday 1968
National Flower Day (1986, President Ronald Reagan signed the bill that made the rose the national flower of the United States.)
National Frappe Day
This month is:
Adopt a Dog Month
Wish I could.
National Sarcastic Month -
National Seafood Month
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Depression Education & Awareness Month -I'm aware
National Crime Prevention Month
National Pickled Pepper Month
Say that 3 times fast..LOL!!
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Adopt a shelter pet Month
[color=#000000][font=Georgia]Thanks for playing Karla's Question of the Day!! Have a nice Day!!
Great questions today!