Nebraska is much better off than a lot of other states - Click here to see
New moon is at 0831 (8:31 AM) on Monday, February 8th.
|Date||Sunrise||Sunset||Sun hours||Days until spring|
|Wed, Feb 03||07:34 AM||05:45 PM||10:11||46|
|Thu, Feb 04||07:33 AM||05:46 PM||10:13||45|
|Fri, Feb 05||07:32 AM||05:47 PM||10:15||44|
|Sat, Feb 06||07:31 AM||05:49 PM||10:18||43|
|Sun, Feb 07||07:30 AM||05:50 PM||10:20||42|
|Mon, Feb 08||07:29 AM||05:51 PM||10:22||41|
|Tue, Feb 09||07:28 AM||05:52 PM||10:24||40|
During this week in history - with a little humor thrown in.
If you want the funny, go to Bizarre Holidays
For the serious go to History Net
February 3rd, 1959 - Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and the Big Bopper died in a plane crash along with thier pilot, Roger Peterson near Clear Lake, Iowa.
1962 - President Kennedy bans all trade with Cuba.
1984 - The Environmental Protection Agency orders a ban on the pesticide EDB for grain products. EPA Press Release
February 3rd is The Day the Music Died day.
"Without Elvis none of us could have made it." - Buddy Holly
"Because Ritchie Valens WAS the real deal. He was only starting, but in the time he spent in the business, he made big impact. I don't know if anybody could have made a bigger one." - Waylon Jennings
"I believe the idea of isolating Cuba was a mistake. It has been ineffective. Whatever the reasons and justifications may have been at the time, now they are invalid." - Edward M. Kennedy
"We are living on this planet as if we had another one to go to." - Terri Swearingen