America Fun Fact of the Day 10/30- October 30th in American History

“Werewolf bar mitzvah, spooky and scary, boys becoming men, men becoming WOLVES.”

~Tracy Jordan

We’re just one day away from Halloween, which means that we’re recovering from the Friday/Saturday double team that is the weekend nearest to Halloween.

Which we guess we can use as our excuse to put less effort into our…

Today’s Date in American History (America Version)

1938-  Holy shit, really?  There was no American event of note until 1938?  This has got to be a low point for the “Today’s Date in American History.”  Well anyway, Orson Wells freaked out a shitload of people today by doing a radio broadcast of War of the Worlds.  Seriously, people thought they were being invaded by Aliens.

1945-  Jackie Robinson was signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers, breaking the color barrier and causing at least one person reading this to go “…wait don’t you mean the Los Angeles Dodgers?”

2011-  Yeah, no, this is the shortest “Today in American History” segment we’ve ever done.

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