Friday, July 13th, 2012 by Mike McKay
Posted in 101 Gold's Posts
And, this guy was great on stage, but on water skis…not so much.
Friday, July 13th, the 195th day of 2012
Today is Embrace Your Geekness Day, a day to spend endless hours going to strange places on the Internet.
Today is National French Fries Day.
Today is also Gruntled Workers Day, a day to appreciate workers who are happy in their jobs.
An End the Draft Protest of the sixties…EIGHTEEN-sixties -1863 – Opponents of the Civil War draft began three days of rioting in New York City, which resulted in more than 1,000 casualties.
JULY 13, 1881 – Just before midnight, Sheriff Pat Garrett shot Billy the Kid dead at Fort Sumner, N.M., when the Kid walks into Pete Maxwell’s darkened bedroom.
1958: While on tour in Wisconsin, this young rock and roller tried to waterski across Lake Rhinelander and nearly drowned when he lost control and fell into the water. It would be just six months later that he was killed – in a plane crash. It was Buddy Holly.