Archive for August 9th, 2008

(August 09) Today we're observing . . .  Veep Day

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

08092007dc.jpgVeep Day
Commemorates the presidential succession provisions in (whats left of) the US constitution. On this day in 1974 Vice President Gerald Ford became the President upon the resignation of Richard Nixon.

“Where the f… does (Bush) get his advice?” … “I mean, Christ – was there ever a bigger lying sack of crap than Dick Cheney?”*

 

*Former President Gerald Ford

(August 09) Today we're observing . . .  Moment of Silence (Japan)

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

Moment of Silence (Japan)
Japan will be observing the 62nd anniversary of the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima (Aug. 06) and Nagasaki (Aug. 09)  with a memorial observance at the Peace Memorial Park.

photo credit: Nagasaki Peace Memorial park by mi.

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