Mother’s Day

Today, Sunday May 8 is Mother’s Day. At least here in the United States. Everyone else around the world celebrates it earlier in the month. The history of Mother’s Day in the USA is kind of interesting. It was first observed in 1907 at the request of Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia, PA, who asked her […]

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Tchaikovsky’s Birthday

Hey, today (May 7) was Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s birthday. He was one of the best composers of all time. He was born on May 7, 1840. You probably know him best from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake but he also wrote a lot of different symphonies and concertos. He was a pretty accomplished composer and is one […]

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Free Comic Book Day

Today is Free Comic Book Day. All around the world, many local comic book stores will be giving away a free comic book. How totally awesome is that? It’s a great chance to support your local comic book stores and check out some great new (or old!) comics. Personally, I’m a fan of the classics, […]

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