Episodes

July 14, 2021

Frank Sinatra and Parasthesia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paresthesia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Sinatra

July 13, 2021

Road Weary

Long day. Short podcast.

July 12, 2021

Misanthropes, Henry VIII, and Strawberry Festivals

Learn more about this date, July 11. https://www.thefactsite.com/day/july-11/ Our word today is misanthrope https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misanthrope The Tennessee Strawberry festival https://www.tnstrawberryfest...

July 11, 2021

Scopes Trial Keeps Me Awake At Night

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scopes_Trial

July 10, 2021

On The Road

Today's word is lanuginous https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lanuginous

July 08, 2021

Remembering Vacations

Today’s word is “floriated” https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floriated

July 08, 2021

Forgiveness

Today is Global Forgiveness Day. https://nationaltoday.com/global-forgiveness-day/ Today’s word is forgive, from Merriam-Webster: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forgive So, on Global Forgiveness Day, I read from P...

July 07, 2021

Tik Tok on National Fried Chicken Day

Today’s word is vestige https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vestige

July 05, 2021

National Holiday is Droning On

Today is the national holiday observing Independence day. Another day to drink beer and set off fireworks https://nationaltoday.com/july-5-holidays/ Today’s Word is “haematic”. https://www.thefreedictionary.com/haematic Forsy...

July 04, 2021

Independence Day

https://nationaltoday.com/independence-day/ Today’s Word is “Tyranny”. http://www.funkandwagnalls.com/tyranny

July 03, 2021

Slaughterhouse Five

Today’s Word is “gormandize”. Put that in your twitter feed today. http://www.funkandwagnalls.com/stout Quote attributed to Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. https://pollycastor.com/2021/06/19/the-reason-to-do-anything-quote-by-kurt-vonneg...

July 02, 2021

UFOs are Stout

Celebrating World UFO day today https://nationaltoday.com/world-ufo-day/ Today’s Word is “stout”. Put that in your twitter feed today. http://www.funkandwagnalls.com/stout

July 01, 2021

Put a Zip in Your Cameo Day.

Today is ZIP CODE day!!! https://nationaltoday.com/zip-code-day/ NEW FEATURE!! Word of Today is http://wordsmith.org/words/today.htm

June 30, 2021

Analog Instant Photography (Polaroid)

Edwin Land Creator of the Polaroid Land Camera https://www.thoughtco.com/edwin-land-and-polaroid-photography-1991635

June 29, 2021

Today is National Camera Day

https://nationaltoday.com/national-camera-day/ Episode art provided by Alexander Andrews https://unsplash.com/@alex_andrews

June 28, 2021

Paul Bunyan, Alien Spacecraft, and Frisbees.

Celebrate National Paul Bunyan Day https://nationaltoday.com/national-paul-bunyan-day/ History of the frisbee at https://www.thoughtco.com/history-of-the-frisbee-4072561

June 27, 2021

Bingo and Tools

Today is National Bingo Day. https://nationaltoday.com/national-bingo-day/ Harbor Freight Tools is opening a store in Cumming https://www.forsythnews.com/news/business/harbor-freight-tools-hiring-new-cumming-location/

June 27, 2021

What I Did Today: Presentations and Rock and Roll

I'm changing it up today. I recorded directly to Anchor using just my phone and the memories of the events of the day. I've listened to it and can attest that the audio qulaity is atrocious. But, I'm going with it. I'll t...

June 26, 2021

Please take my kids to work today

https://nationaltoday.com/please-take-my-children-to-work-day/

June 25, 2021

Midsummer and Friends

https://nationaltoday.com/midsummer/ https://www.merriam-webster.com/word-of-the-day

June 23, 2021

Typewriters and Restaurants

http://www.speratarestaurant.com/menu-1 https://www.aquaterrabistro.com/

June 23, 2021

We're Talkin' Air Conditioning

https://nationaltoday.com/national-hvac-tech-day/ Episode art provided by René DeAnda https://unsplash.com/@renedeanda

June 22, 2021

World Day of Music

Thanks to Simple Joe for his words of encouragement and to David Hooper for turning me on to his Sausage Foactory podcast format. I'm in the company of good people. https://nationaltoday.com/world-day-of-music/

June 20, 2021

Milestone: Four months of daily podcast practice.

Father’s Day, National Turkey Lovers Day, Summer Solstice, and four months of daily podcast practice.