Today is the day we get an extra hour of sleep! Don't forget to set your clocks back today and sleep in a little longer on this Sunday. It will get darker early so don't burn too much daylight. We are officially into the holiday season.
For all the dawg fans, today is the day UW was established way back in 1861! In 1860 there were 302 people in King County. Now the Seattle area is one of the largest cities in the country. We have come a long way since then.
On this day in 1983, it was a pivotal moment in the music industry. Michael Jackson released his hit Thriller for the world to hear. Produced by Quincy Jones, Thriller was released as the album's seventh and final single.
Happy National Authors Day! Today is the day to appreciate the people who let our minds wander into another world. Authors have been telling stories of tons of genres for thousands of years. Whether you have one favorite author, multiple, or are an author yourself, go out and buy books to support those authors. Don't stop expanding your imagination.
On this day in 1974, the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" boxing match occurred. Muhammad Ali KO'd George Foreman in the 8th round in Kinshasa, Zaire and regained the world heavyweight boxing title with his famous "rope-a-dope" tactic.
Happy birthday to the legendary Bob Ross! Bob Ross is a true inspiration to the art community. He never sold any of his paintings. He had painted 30,000 paintings from the time he was 18 until he sadly passed away. All those paintings were donated to charity or PBS. It was never about the money for Bob Ross. He painted because he enjoyed it.
October 28th is National Chocolate Day! While many specific chocolate related holidays exist throughout the year, National Chocolate Day celebrates all things chocolate. If you're looking for some edibles to celebrate, here are some products we recommend.