Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Waking up in the dark now.......

Day Sunrise Sunset Sun hours Days until Winter
Wed, Oct 05 07:27 AM 07:00 PM 11:33 77
Thu, Oct 06 07:28 AM 06:58 PM 11:30 76
Fri, Oct 07 07:29 AM 06:57 PM 11:28 75
Sat, Oct 08 07:30 AM 06:55 PM 11:25 74
Sun, Oct 09 07:31 AM 06:54 PM 11:23 73
Mon, Oct 10 07:32 AM 06:52 PM 11:20 72

Tue, Oct 11

07:33 AM 06:50 PM 11:17 71

 

What!?! No changes in soil moisture levels throughout the state....

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"If you think you have it tough, read history books." - Bill Maher

"Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times." - Gustave Flaubert

 

Oct 5th, 1813 - Chief Tecumseh of the Shawnee Indians was killed at the Battle of Thames when American forces defeated the British and the allied Indian warriors.

“Before the palefaces came among us, we enjoyed the happiness of unbounded freedom and were acquainted with neither riches, wants, nor oppression.” - Chief Tecumseh

1877 - Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce Indians surrendered to the US Army after a 1,000-mile retreat towards the Canadian border.

“It does not require many words to speak the truth.” – Chief Joseph

Oct 6th, 1973 - Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in an attempt to win back territory that had been lost in the third Arab-Israel war. Yom Kippur War Support for Israel led to a devastating oil embargo against many nations including the and Great Britain on October 17, 1973. The war lasted 2 weeks.

"A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader." - Golda Meir

 

Oct 7th, 1999 - American Home Products Corp. agreed to pay up to $4.83 billion to settle claims that the fen-phen diet drug caused dangerous problems with heart valves.

"Losing weight is hard; being fat is hard. Pick your hard." - Unknown

 

Oct 8th, 2001 - Rush Limbaugh announced to his listeners that he was totally deaf in his left ear and had only partial hearing in his right ear. The condition had happened in a three month period.

"Probably due to his overuse of prescription drugs." - Dave

"If people are violating the law by doing drugs, they ought to be accused and they ought to be convicted and they ought to be sent up." - Rush Limbaugh

  

Oct 9th, 1855 - Isaac Singer patented the sewing machine motor. 

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“After all, a woman didn't leave much behind in the world to show she'd been there. Even the children she bore and raised got their father's name. But her quilts, now that was something she could pass on.”
― Sandra Dallas

Oct 10th, 2003 - Rush Limbaugh announced that he was addicted to painkillers and that he was going to check into a drug rehab center.


 "Probably due to his overuse of prescription drugs." - Dave

"Immediately following this broadcast, I'm checking myself into a treatment center for the next 30 days to once and for all break the hold this highly addictive medication has on me." - Rush Limbaugh

 

Oct 11th, 1994 - The Colorado Supreme Court declared that the anti-gay rights measure in the state was unconstitutional.
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