March 17, 2020 – St. Patrick’s Day | National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day

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Transcript for March 17th Welcome to March 17th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate the “melting pot of gold” and find out who brought what to the potluck.  Let’s join Anna Devere after the break. On St. Patrick’s Day everyone has the luck of the Irish, and if you’re like millions around the globe, you don’t mind the “Wearing of the Green” and drinking green beverages is even better. But did you know that the famed St. … Continue reading “March 17, 2020 – St. Patrick’s Day | National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day”

March 16, 2020 – National Panda Day | National Everything You Do is Right Day

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National Panda Day | National Everything You Do Is Right Day Transcript for March 16th Welcome to March 16th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate the wall flower of bears and crowing like a rooster.  More after the break from our founder, Marlo Anderson.  National Panda Day celebrates one of the world’s most beautiful and beloved black and white creatures.  And if you have ever seen one in person, count yourself lucky. This rare bear likes to … Continue reading “March 16, 2020 – National Panda Day | National Everything You Do is Right Day”

March 15, 2020 – National Shoe the World Day | National Everything You Think is Wrong Day

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Everything You Think Is Wrong Day | National Show The World Day Transcript for March 15th Welcome to March 15th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate Being Wrong and Doing Something Right.  More after the break from our founder, Marlo Anderson. Confucius said: “True wisdom is knowing what you don’t know.” Take a look around. What makes clouds form the way they do? Who invented stoplights? How can we communicate with a satellite over 30 thousand miles … Continue reading “March 15, 2020 – National Shoe the World Day | National Everything You Think is Wrong Day”

March 14, 2020 – National Pi Day | National Learn About Butterflies Day

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Transcript for March 14th Welcome to March 14th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate science and what it teaches us about ourselves.  Let’s join Anna Devere after the break. What is it about butterflies that’s so fascinating?  Their story of metamorphosis is one of the first things we teach our children, and no matter how much you think you know about this process, the fact is their colors defy description, their 3000 mile journeys are mystifying and … Continue reading “March 14, 2020 – National Pi Day | National Learn About Butterflies Day”

March 13, 2020 – National Good Samaritan Day | National Blame Someone Else Day

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National Good Samaritan Day | National Blame Someone Else Day Transcript for March 13th Welcome to March 13th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate those who make their luck for better or worse.  Let’s join Anna Devere after the break. If you are a “go the extra mile” person, then National Good Samaritan Day is your day to shine.  Chances are, that spring in your step comes from knowing the value of doing a good deed for … Continue reading “March 13, 2020 – National Good Samaritan Day | National Blame Someone Else Day”

March 12, 2020 – National Girl Scout Day | National Plant A Flower Day

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National Girl Scout Day | National Plant A Flower Day Transcript for March 12th Welcome to March 12th on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate the very best investments and the beautiful rewards they continue to reap.  Let’s join Anna Devere after the break. In 1912, when Juliette Gordon Low organized the first Girl Scout meeting in Savannah, GA with 18 girls, we bet she never imagined the organization growing to a staggering 3.7 million. Armed with the simple … Continue reading “March 12, 2020 – National Girl Scout Day | National Plant A Flower Day”

March 11, 2020 – National Johnny Appleseed Day | National Promposal Day

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National Johnny Appleseed Day | National Promposal Day Transcript for March 11th Welcome to March 11th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate the simple magic that bridges time and awkward moments.  More after the break from our founder, Marlo Anderson. Sometimes a hero or legend remains in name only.  But for anyone who’s ever eaten an apple odds are that the seed’s history links back to from the Johnny Appleseed himself.  In the years following the American … Continue reading “March 11, 2020 – National Johnny Appleseed Day | National Promposal Day”

March 10, 2020 – National Mario Day | National Pack Your Lunch Day

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National Pack Your Lunch Day | National Mario Day Transcript for March 10th Welcome to March 10th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate saving a buck and saving the princess.  More after the break from our founder, Marlo Anderson. In grade school, lunchboxes were such a status symbol. Who cared about the PBJ and apple inside? Star Wars and Pokemon branding didn’t make the food actually taste better, but it certainly felt that way. As adults, lunchtime … Continue reading “March 10, 2020 – National Mario Day | National Pack Your Lunch Day”

March 9, 2020 – National Meatball Day | National Get Over It Day

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National Get Over It Day | National Meatball Day Transcript for March 9th Welcome to March 9th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate the moments of “D’OH!” and say Grazie to a bambino who’s been around the block.  More after the break from our founder, Marlo Anderson. “Staircase Wit.” It’s what you call that moment when you realize the perfect thing you should’ve said earlier. Maybe it was a job interview question you screwed up or maybe … Continue reading “March 9, 2020 – National Meatball Day | National Get Over It Day”

March 8, 2020 – International Women’s Day | National Proofreading Day

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National Proofreading Day | International Women’s Day Transcript for March 8th Welcome to March 8th, 2020 on the National Day Calendar.  Today we celebrate those who love to correct us and those who live to break the mold.  Let’s join Anna Devere after the break. Let us spot for a moment to… wait… let us… stop. Let us stop for a moment to consider the importance of Proofreading.  On National Proofreading Day we honor those impertinent and learned folks who … Continue reading “March 8, 2020 – International Women’s Day | National Proofreading Day”