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RANDOM TIDS & BITS Mon 3/02

The first person to lead the NBA in steals was a player named Larry Steele in 1974.  The NBA didn't track steals until that season. Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Fri 2/27/15:

February 27th is the 58th day of the year. There are 307 days remaining until the end of the year Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Thurs 2/26/15:

February 26th is the 57th day of the year. There are 308 days remaining until the end of the year Read more...

RANDOM TIDS & BITS Thurs 2/26

There's a difference between a hobo, a tramp, and a bum.  A hobo travels around looking for work . . . a tramp only works when he has to . . . and bums don't work at all. Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Wed 2/25/15:

February 25th is the 56th day of the year. There are 309 days remaining until the end of the year Read more...

RANDOM TIDS & BITS Wed 2/25

There are only two countries in the world without mosquitoes, and both are roughly in the same part of the world:  Iceland and the Faroe Islands.  The climate in both is too variable and harsh for mosquitoes. Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Tues 2/24/15:

February 24th is the 55th day of the year. There are 310 days remaining until the end of the year Read more...

RANDOM TIDS & BITS Tues 2/24

About 1.09 million kids play high school football . . . 70,000 go on to play college football . . . about 600 make the NFL . . . and about 150 play at least four years. Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Mon 2/23/15:

February 23rd is the 54th day of the year. There are 311 days remaining until the end of the year Read more...

RANDOM TIDS & BITS Mon 2/23

The Chinese buffet was created in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1870.  Some Scandinavian immigrants set up a traditional Scandinavian smorgasbord . . . but had a chef stock it with Chinese food instead of the usual stuff like fish and bread. Read more...