Personal celebrations in a post-to-come, I have learned in the past few minutes that there are two super-random reasons to celebrate this week!
First, tomorrow is International Talk Like A Pirate Day.
Seriously? Seriously! 'nuff said.
Second, today is the 25th birthday of the emoticon, or :-)! Those who interact with me here, on myspace, facebook, through email or through SMS know I'm a big fan of the emoticon. I know they're overused, and even a little cheesey - but they're helpful in conveying a pleasant nature over these otherwise sterile forms of communication. If you can't see me smile - and I smile a lot - then I want to let you know that I'm smiling.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY :-)!
Kerouac, Bowie, in Derek Boshier's Show "On the Road" - [image: Kerouac, Bowie, in Derek Boshier's Show] Derek Boshier first met David Bowie in 1979. Shortly afterwards, Bowie asked Boshier to design the album ar...
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