Archive for January, 2010
Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day
Celebrating the joy that is Bubble Wrap, everyones favorite shipping material. Take some time today to learn the history and etiquette of bubble wrap “popping.”
BTW – Did You Know it’s the 50th Anniversary of Bubble Wrap? And did you know that is was initially conceived as a textured wallpaper? Find out more at this New York Times article on the history of Bubble Wrap.
And courtesy of Virtual Bubblewrap here is some excellent Bubble Wrap fun to help with your holiday celebration. On you mark. Get set. Pop!
Virtual Bubblewrap © www.virtual-bubblewrap.com
link: Bubble Wrap
Belly Laugh Day
Beam, chortle, chuckle, convulse, crack up, giggle, grin, guffaw, hee-haw, howl, roar, scream, shout, shriek, simper, smile, smirk, snicker, snort, split, tehee, titter, whoop and laugh out loud today!
On January 24, at 1:24 p.m. (local time) smile, throw your arms in the air and laugh out loud! Be a Part of The Belly Laugh Bounce ‘Round the World*
*link: Belly Laugh Day
|National Handwriting Day
Observe John Hancock’s birthday by making an effort to promote and encourage legible handwriting.
Photo Credit: “Declaration of Independence – detail.” Stone, printer William J. 1823. Courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration