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Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Linda (Sierra Park-Wilson) ~ Peeping Tom ~ VFW Happening ~ Pizza Day

Good 48ยบ looks cloudy out there but probably smoke morning.

Today is an old old friend's birthday. Not to say she's OLD, it is just that we have known each other since Kindergarten. Um, that would be over 60 years! Gulp. HAPPY BIRTHDAY LINDA WATTERLOND TERROR!

Here we are as Sierra Park (Sewer Pipe!) Safety Monitors...
(Good grief, we even dressed alike!)

.... and today... still that pretty little blonde!

Historically this date.....
..............not so different from the Dem Nat Convention last night!!!!

1836Sam Houston is elected as the first president of the Republic of Texas.

.... After Jerry and I got married I wanted to have a boy and name him 'Sam' after Sam Houston because Jerry was a Texan. Didn't get to do that, but now we have 'Samantha'...granddaughter...we call her 'Sami'. Close enough!!

1945 – Iva Toguri D'Aquino, a Japanese-American suspected of being wartime radio propagandist Tokyo Rose, is arrested in Yokohama.
... really interesting read.

1960 – The boxer Muhammad Ali (then Cassius Clay) is awarded the gold medal for his first place in the light heavyweight boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome.

1972Munich Massacre: A Palestinian terrorist group called "Black September" attack and take hostage 11 Israel athletes at the Munich Olympic Games. 2 die in the attack and 9 die the following day.

1975Sacramento, California: Lynette Fromme attempts to assassinate U.S. President Gerald Ford.

And births this date include.....
1846Jack Daniel, Distiller (d. 1911)
Whoot whoot whoot!!!

1847Jesse James, American outlaw (d. 1882)

1937 – William Devane, American actor

1939 – George Lazenby, Australian actor

1939 – John Stewart, American musician (The Kingston Trio) (d. 2008)

1940Raquel Welch, American actress

1951 – Michael Keaton, American actor

This is the funniest thing... a peeping-tom cat .....


Last evening my Rogue River Gang friends (PJ&Dave, Debbie&Tom, Patty&Cliff, PatC, Johnette, Keith&Cindy. Tim couldn't make it...flat on his back in pain. Feel better soon Timmy!!!) all met at the VFW for Taco Tuesday and to celebrate my birthday. Debbie made a cake (and had a major problem with the writing 'glitter' frosting!). It was carrot cake and SOOOOOO good! We all had a good time. I had a fish taco and a beef taco. GOOD!!! Thanks guys!!!! xoxoxoxoox

The bottle of wine with RomneyRyan photo attached from Debbie and Tom:

Center back to left and around to right...
Keith, Johnette, PatC, me, PJ, Patty (with her eyes closed) Cliff, Dave, Tom, Debbie, & Cindy.

L-R PJ, Patty, me, PatC, Debbie, Johnette (where's Cindy?)

All I know. DirecTV guy here early (hopefully) and then Law Enforcement/Fire luncheon, then pick up Maggie from the vets. Her surgery went well. The vet, Dr. Ron, called me at 7pm last night to fill me in. She was sleeping comfortably. I miss her SOOOOOOOOOOOO much! Will be happy happy to have my baby girl home again. Ciao.

xo Sue Mom Bobo
September 5th
National Cheese Pizza Day