Quote of the Day: February 9, 2020

There are great actors we’ll never see just because they haven’t had my luck.
~ Joe Pesci (American – Actor; Academy Award winner / Born: February 9, 1943)


National Pizza Day

Oscar Night


Joe Pesci won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic gangster Tommy DeVito (based on Thomas DeSimone) in Goodfellas. (Wikipedia)

The 2020 Oscar nominations :

Joe Pesci, 76, was nominated in the supporting actor category for playing Pennsylvania Mafia boss Russell Bufalino. “The Irishman” is centered on Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran (Robert De Niro), who claimed responsibility for the death of Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino).

So order a pizza and watch the Oscar’s tonight to see if Joe Pesci wins on his 77th birthday.

Daily Quote: February 3, 2020

Music is love in search of a word.
~ Sidney Lanier (American – PoetFebruary 3, 1842 – September 7, 1881)


Feed the Birds Day

The Day the Music Died –
Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and the Big Bopper died in a plane crash in 1959.

Daily Quote: February 2, 2020

The reputation of a man is like his shadow,
gigantic when it precedes him,
and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
~ Charles Maurice de Talleyrand (French – DiplomatFebruary 2, 1754 – May 17, 1838)


Candlemas

Ground Hog Day

Superbowl Sunday – Superbowl 53, date varies

Daily Quote: February 1, 2020

How lovely are the portals of the night,
when stars come out to watch the daylight die.
~ Thomas Cole (American – ArtistFebruary 1, 1801 – February 11, 1848)


 Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day
– first Saturday of month

National Freedom Day

 No Politics Day

Spunky Old Broads Day