Buck Owens

Monday Open Thread: March 25 is the I.D.R.V.S.&T.S.T.*

* That would be International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
March 25 is the 84th day of the Gregorian Calendar year,
Prickle-Prickle, Discord 11, 3185 YOLD, (discordian)
And let us not forget by the Mayan Long Count

Image taken from page 164 of '[Across Africa, etc. [With a map and plates.]]'

Sunday Open Thread: August 12 is World Elephant Day

and it is also Prickle-Prickle, Bureaucracy 5, 3184 YOLD
(for you Discordians out there)

It should be prety much the peak of the Perseid meteor shower, and, I shit you not, it is called The Glorious Twelfth in Britain because it is the start of the Grouse Shooting season. I don't know if I can top that, I mean, really ...