Episodes

Pinocchio

Dec. 23, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is Festivus . The End-of-year holiday for “the rest of us,” whoever that may be. Born on this day in 1927 in Macon, Georgia, American jazz and R&B singer (Cornelius) "Pinocchio" James . T…

Alabama Earthquake

Dec. 23, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today, the United States Geological Survey reported 11 earthquakes in the lower 48 states and Alaska. The largest was a magnitude 3.1 10 km E of Maplesville, Alabama . Born on this day in 1919…

Winter Solstice

Dec. 22, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is the winter solstice , that day on which the Earth's north pole reaches its maximum tilt away from the Sun. On this day, today, December 21, 2021, the strongest earthquake reported by th…

Milestone Episode: ten months in, two months to go

Dec. 21, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is the eve of the winter solstice , and it’s also the beginning of the 11th month of my daily consecutive podcast shows. Born on this day in 1940, in the Harlem neighborhood of NYC, Americ…

Little Jimmy Dickens

Dec. 20, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com We have clear, beautiful skies here in Georgia tonight, just perfect for watching the waxing gibbous moon rise in the sky through the trees. Georgians are a little sad tonight because one of our…

Rivian Comes to Georgia

Dec. 19, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1952 David Hentschel , British recording engineer, producer, and film score composer, born in Sussex, England. A California-based electric vehicle startup , Rivian, will inve…

Milestone Episode No. 300

Dec. 18, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is Wright Brothers Day . Commemorating the first successful flights in a mechanically propelled airplane that was heavier-than-air. Born on this day in 1942, in Chicago, Illinois, Americ…

The Story of Dr. M. V. Mayfield

Dec. 17, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1863 in Hampton Falls, New Hampshire, the prolific and influential American architect of collegiate and ecclesiastical buildings, Ralph Adams Cram . The curious life of Docto…

Dave Clark and the Bill of Rights

Dec. 16, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is Bill of Rights Day because, on this day, December 15, in 1791, The newly formed United States of America ratified the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, known as the bill of …

Waxing Gibbous Moon

Dec. 15, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1946, in Detroit, Michigan, American pop singer Joyce Vincent Wilson , best known as part of the group Tony Orlando and Dawn. What qualities do all your friends have in commo…

Reverse Engineering The Alien Sports Cars

Dec. 14, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com I’ve got this interesting tidbit of news from IFLScience.com - New US Bill Could Lead To Reverse Engineering Of UFO Technology.

Unmentionable Thoughts

Dec. 13, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is the Festival of Unmentionable Thoughts Born on this day in 1918, in Cordele, Georgia, American jazz singer Joseph Goreed, who is better known as Joe Williams . Joe Williams at Carnegie …

I’m Sorry

Dec. 11, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1944, in Atlanta, Georgia, American Singer, Brenda Mae Tarpley, known professionally as Brenda Lee . Rockabilly Hall of Fame What scientific discovery would change the cours…

Two Great (and very different) Men

Dec. 11, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today, not on this day, but today, the late U.S. senator and Republican presidential nominee, Bob Dole was remembered during a service at the national cathedral in Washington, DC. Also, today, A…

Birds Aren’t Real

Dec. 10, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1951, in Saint Vincent's hospital on Staten Island, New york, one of the five boroughs of new york city, Husband, Father, grandfather, and MY brother, Russell Grimshaw. Happ…

Canada’s Biggest Cyber Crook

Dec. 9, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com From today’s entry in the blog of Brian Krebs at Krebs-On-Security do com, we read that a 31-year-old Canadian man described as “the most prolific cybercriminal we’ve identified in Canada” has b…

Remembering Louis Prima

Dec. 8, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com We have a Waxing Crescent moon tonight heading toward a First Quarter moon that will occur in just 3 days on Dec 10 at precisely 8:35 pm. Today is National Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance , whic…

Working Through The Resistance

Dec. 7, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com . Today is National Microwave Oven Day , the day we celebrate the ubiquitous kitchen and office-break-room appliance given to us by alien visitors from another galaxy - the microwave oven . Elto…

Let’s Celebrate With A Drink!

Dec. 6, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1945 in Crouch End, North London, England, British sound engineer and record producer Geoff Emerick . Geoff worked with The Beatles on their albums Revolver (1966), Sgt. Pe…

I Have To Admit It’s Getting Better

Dec. 4, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Today is Wear Brown Shoes Day . And we don’t know why. What’s about to get much better?

Walking on Sunshine

Dec. 4, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com For the lunatalions, remember we’ve got a new moon at 2:43 am tomorrow, December 4. Today is National Roof Over Your Head Day , which asks us to give thanks for what we have, beginning with the …

Nuclear Reactions and Tonsils

Dec. 3, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com On this day in 1942 World’s 1st self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction occurs in at the University of Chicago On this day in 1964, Ringo Starr had his tonsils removed. Born on this day in 1928 i…

A Confederate General and a Thanksgiving Story

Dec. 2, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Born on this day in 1826 near Courtland, Virginia, civil engineer, railroad executive, Confederate States Army general, and Virginia politician, William Mahone . A Thanksgiving story of human co…

30 Days of NaPodPoMo

Nov. 30, 2021

From DailyPodcastPractice.com Final Day of NaPodPoMo Today is National Computer Security Day , the day when we raise awareness about cybercrimes, cyber scams, computer viruses, and all things nefarious in the land of compute…