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The Heavyweight Sailor Cocktail is September 1st Drink of the Day!!

The Heavyweight Sailor Cocktail is September 1st Drink of the Day!!

September 1, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

On this date in 1866, James Corbett aka Gentleman Jim was born. Gentleman Jim was the World Heavyweight Champion. How he got that title is what he’ll best be known for. Corbett is considered today to be the Father of Modern Boxing. He made boxing an artform, taking it from the brawl type mentality it […]

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The Eye of the Storm is August 29th Drink of the Day!!

The Eye of the Storm is August 29th Drink of the Day!!

August 29, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

It’s been seven years since Hurricane Katrina devistated the Gulf Coast of the United States, with damages topping over $80 Billion dollars, over 1800 lives lost, and thousands more that lost everything they owned. Some towns were never brought back. Others, such as New Orleans, is still trying to get back to normal. Today, Hurricane […]

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The Red Carpet is August 5th Drink of the Day!!

The Red Carpet is August 5th Drink of the Day!!

August 5, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

She is recognized, to this day, as one of the most popular and beautiful people in Hollywood. Every picture of her shows her glamour and grace. Today marks the day Marilyn Monroe was taken away from us. In 1962, she was found dead in her Brentwood home. Some believe she died from a drug overdose. […]

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The Ramones Cocktail is July 15th Drink of the Day!!

The Ramones Cocktail is July 15th Drink of the Day!!

July 15, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

If you lived in the seventies and eighties, you remember the glam rock movement and the punk rock scene. In my view, this was a great time to be alive, enjoying music that you couldn’t help but bop your head to. New York City is considered by many to be the birthplace of punk rock, […]

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The Golden Glove Cocktail is July 9th Drink of the Day!!

The Golden Glove Cocktail is July 9th Drink of the Day!!

July 9, 2012 | By | 1 Comment

When this day happened, it was a very controversial move by Bud Selig. The Commissioner of baseball deciding to end the All-Star game in a tie in the eleventh inning in 2002 was looked at as one of the biggest blunders in the history of baseball at the time. It also made everyone realize just […]

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The Zuckerberg Zinger is May 14th Drink of the Day!!

The Zuckerberg Zinger is May 14th Drink of the Day!!

May 14, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

To find another topic to come up with when coming up with the drink of the day would have not sat well with me today. If it wasn’t for the work and commitment that Mark Zuckenberg has put into Facebook, we would not have the social networking that we have in place today. That’s including […]

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The Unibomber Shooter is May 4th Drink of the Day!!

The Unibomber Shooter is May 4th Drink of the Day!!

May 4, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In what was meant to bring attention to society that urban growth and technology was destroying our wilderness, Theodore “Ted” Kaczynski began a bombing campaign that would span twenty years. In total, three people would be killed and over twenty wounded. He went without being known until The Washington Post published his manifesto. His brother […]

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The Jazz Cocktail is April 25th Drink of the Day!!

The Jazz Cocktail is April 25th Drink of the Day!!

April 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

All Ella Fitzgerald wanted to do when entering the Apollo Theater Amateur Night, in November 1934, was dance. Her life passion growing up was to become a professional dancer. But due to a dance act that preceding her, making her feel not up to par, she decided to sing in front of the audience. She […]

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The Steamboat is February 11th Drink of the Day!

The Steamboat is February 11th Drink of the Day!

February 11, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

On this day, in 1809, Robert Fulton patented what would become his claim to fame in history – the steamboat. But, this isn’t the only thing he’s responsible to inventing. Known for his engineering prowess and outside-the-box visions, Mr. Fulton was commissioned by Napolean Bonapart to design the first submarine, the Nautilus, considered the first […]

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The Jules Verne is February 8th Drink of the Day!

The Jules Verne is February 8th Drink of the Day!

February 8, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Considered the “Father of Science Fiction”, Jules Verne stretched the imagination of readers by creating futuristic stories of adventure. In fact, many believe that some of the things we see as reality today were inspired by this innovative writer. Stories such as “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea” and “Around the World in 80 Days” gave […]

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