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Did You Know? Countdown to September 2009 (08/31)

Monday, August 31st, 2009

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Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
About the Month of September

August 31 : 01 day to September

Did you know that in the US Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday of September*?

The first US Labor Day was celebrated as a legal holiday on September 3, 1894.

Did you know that on September 11th, Americans commemorate Patriot Day to remember the victims of the terror attacks in New York and Washington D.C. on 9-11, 2001?

Did you know that World War II began in Europe on September 1, 1939 when Germany invaded Poland?

Do you know that the war ended six years and one day later, when Japan surrendered to the United States?

*BTW – Do you know that much of the world celebrates Labor Day/Labour Day on May 1st? The day is also known as May Day and International Workers’ Day.

Back to School! Back to Work! Back to Life!

Join us as we present a new “Did You Know?” fact each day as we countdown to the month of September!

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(August 31) Today we're celebrating . . .  Love Litigating Lawyers Day

Monday, August 31st, 2009

Love Litigating Lawyers Day

What do you call 5000 dead lawyers at the bottom of the ocean?

A good start!

Ha! Ha! Ha! Don’t'cha just love a good lawyer joke? Me too! But enough of that – today is really a day for honoring those lawyers that really do make a difference in the world with their work.

Ok now that thats over with lets get back to the jokes!

What’s the difference between a lawyer and a catfish?
One is a slimy, bottom dwelling, scum sucker. The other is a fish.

And I’ll sign off with this one…

How many lawyer jokes are there?
Just two, all the rest are true.

For more Lawyer jokes check out these websites:
Lawyer Jokes (and thanks for the jokes!)
Lawyer Jokes – Only Joking

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