Tag: Columbus Day

Christopher Columbus was just another wise guy with a boat

Christopher Columbus was just another wise guy with a boat
I usually post the following on Columbus Day, but with Mayor Lightfoot pulling old Christopher off his pedestals, it seemed appropriate to light it up today: Celebrated in 46 states – the holdouts being Hawaii, Alaska, Oregon and South Dakota – Columbus Day commemorates the discovery of America by Italian seafarer, Christopher Columbus. While the... Read more »

Christopher Columbus was just another wise guy with a boat

Christopher Columbus was just another wise guy with a boat
First written in 2015, this is my annual Columbus Day posting: Celebrated in 46 states – the holdouts being Hawaii, Alaska, Oregon and South Dakota – Columbus Day commemorates the discovery of America by Italian seafarer, Christopher Columbus. While the second Monday of October may be a good time to buy a mattress, the rest... Read more »

Christopher Columbus was the first....wise guy with a boat

Christopher Columbus was the first....wise guy with a boat
Columbus Day is a big deal to me this year and it has nothing to do with Christopher Columbus.  My daughter was born on October 12,  (bleep) years ago.  Happy birthday, sweetheart. Since about 1970, Columbus day has been on the second Monday of October.  My daughter was born on a Sunday and this is... Read more »
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