Month: July 2019

July 17, 2019 – NATIONAL LOTTERY DAY – NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY – WORLD EMOJI DAY – NATIONAL YELLOW PIG DAY – NATIONAL TATTOO DAY – NATIONAL WRONG WAY CORRIGAN DAY – NATIONAL PEACH ICE CREAM DAY

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NEW DAY PROCLAMATION | NATIONAL LOTTERY DAY – July 17

NATIONAL LOTTERY DAY If you’re feeling extra lucky on July 17th, it might be because it’s National Lottery Day! Celebrate the way lotteries contribute to local and state programs. Historically, lotteries date back to the 15th century. Interestingly, early lotteries were known to fund village needs. These needs would include strengthening defenses of a village […]

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July 15, 2019 – NATIONAL GIVE SOMETHING AWAY DAY – NATIONAL GET OUT OF THE DOGHOUSE DAY – NATIONAL I LOVE HORSES DAY – NATIONAL PET FIRE SAFETY DAY – NATIONAL TAPIOCA PUDDING DAY

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July 14, 2019 – NATIONAL NUDE DAY – NATIONAL MAC AND CHEESE DAY – NATIONAL GRAND MARNIER DAY – NATIONAL TAPE MEASURE DAY

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July 12, 2019 – NATIONAL SIMPLICITY DAY – COLLECTOR CAR APPRECIATION DAY – PAPER BAG DAY – NATIONAL DIFFERENT COLORED EYES DAY – EAT YOUR JELLO DAY – NATIONAL PECAN PIE DAY

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Gazumping

Gazumping occurs when a seller (especially of property) accepts an oral offer (a promise to purchase) on the property from one potential buyer, but then accepts a higher offer from someone else. It can also refer to the seller raising the asking price or asking for more money at the last minute, after previously orally agreeing to a lower one…

Read More: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gazumping

July 11, 2019 – ALL AMERICAN PET PHOTO DAY – NATIONAL 7-ELEVEN DAY – NATIONAL MOJITO DAY – NATIONAL CHEER UP THE LONELY DAY – NATIONAL BLUEBERRY MUFFIN DAY – NATIONAL RAINIER CHERRY DAY

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By Jingo

The expression “by Jingo” is apparently a minced oath that appeared rarely in print, but which may be traced as far back as to at least the 17th century in a transparent euphemism for “by Jesus“.

The OED attests the first appearance in 1694, in an English edition of the works of François Rabelais as a translation for the French par Dieu! (“by God!”).

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July 7, 2019 – NATIONAL FATHER DAUGHTER TAKE A WALK DAY – NATIONAL DIVE BAR DAY – NATIONAL MACARONI DAY – NATIONAL STRAWBERRY SUNDAE DAY

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The man on the Clapham omnibus – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The man on the Clapham omnibus is a hypothetical reasonable person, used by the courts in English law where it is necessary to decide whether a party has acted as a reasonable person would – for example, in a civil action for negligence. The man on the Clapham omnibus is a reasonably educated and intelligent but nondescript person, against whom the defendant’s conduct can be measured.

Source: The man on the Clapham omnibus – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia