Finished at last!


An extroadinary work of art and phyisical

accomplishment was completed on this day in 1512.

Thursday, November 1st, the 306th day of 2012




Today is National Men Make Dinner Day, for non-cooking men only. Give the women a break. Barbecues not allowed.








1512 Michelangelo finishes painting the ceiling of the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel.













1913: Notre Dame introduced the forward pass. Quarterback Gus Dorais completed 17 of 21 passes to receiver Knute Rockne to defeat a surprised Army team 35 to 13.








1964: Another British rock and roll band appeared on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” Sullivan said, “Unlike the Rolling Stones, these are nice, neat boys.”  It was the Dave Clark Five.