|next show: to be announced...soon!
| Reasons to Drink for February:
1 1861 - Texas voted to secede from the Union. Unfortunately, we let
them back in and they brought Mexico with them.
2 1973 - NBC-TV debuted "Midnight Special."
3 1959 - Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper died in a plane
crash in Iowa. Don Maclean went on to become a millionaire because of
4 1940. Happy Birthday George Romero.
5 1962. Happy Birthday to "Big Bully" Nick Busick.
6 1998 - Washington National Airport was renamed for U.S. Ronald
Reagan with the signing of a bill by U.S. President Clinton. One of the
very few good things Clinton ever did.
7 1962. Happy Birthday Eddie Izzard.
8 1988 - The Who reunited for their 25th anniversary at a London
9 1997 - "The Simpsons" became the longest-running prime-time
10 1978 - Van Halen's debut album was released.
11 1964. Happy Birthday Sarah Palin. 50 and STILL HOT!
12 1997 - David Bowie received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
13 1961 - Frank Sinatra unveiled his own recording label, Reprise.
14 1929 - The "St. Valentine's Day Massacre" took place in Chicago, IL.
15 1967 - The band Chicago formed.
16 2005 - The NHL announced the cancellation of the 2004-2005 season
due to a labor dispute.
17 1934 - The first high school automobile driver’s education course
was introduced in State College, PA. And THAT'S why PA has the best
18 1974 - KISS released their first album.
19 1980 - Bon Scott, lead singer of AC/DC, died at the age of 33.
20 1960 - Happy Birthday Joel Hodgson (MST3K)
21 Happy Birthday to my Dad!
22 1968 - Happy Birthday Jeri Ryan.
23 1970 - Ringo Starr guest starred on "Laugh-In."
24 1979 - "Roxanne" was released by The Police.
25 1987 - Frank Sinatra guest starred on CBS-TV's "Magnum P.I."
26 1977 - The Eagles' "Hotel California" was released. It's been played
into the ground ever since.
27 1997 - In Ireland, divorce became legal.
28 1977 - Ray Charles was attacked by an audience member on stage. I
wonder if he saw it coming.
|Next show: To Be Announced.
| "Brian-Buster" Recommendations"
Must See: "My Bloddy Valentine" (1981). Nothing beats the original.
The remake sucked!
Must Avoid: "The Contractor" (2013)" . Holy shit! Now Danny Trejo is
making Lifetime for Women movies! Come back to us, Machete!
| Manitoba Moose's
Tasteless Jokes of the Month
- Jim asked his friend, Tony, whether he had bought his wife anything for
'Yes,' came the answer from Tony who was a bit of a chauvinist, 'I've
bought her a belt and a bag.'
'That was very kind of you,' Jim added, 'I hope she appreciated the
Tony smiled as he replied, 'So do I, and hopefully the vacuum cleaner will
- A young woman was taking an afternoon nap. After she woke up, she
told her husband, "I just dreamed that you gave me a pearl necklace for
Valentine's day. What do you think it means?"
"You'll know tonight." he said.
That evening, the man came home with a small package and gave it to
his wife. Delighted, she opened it--only to find a book entitled "The
meaning of dreams".
| Need a Reason.....
to watch the Olympics other than hockey? Here you go!
Till next time......drinks are on me,
| Brian's Bucket List!
Just a random list of things Brian wants "to do" before it's all over.
This month: Anna Sidorova!