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Today is National Absinthe Day, Cheese Doodle Day, Multiple Personality Day and Hospitalist Day.

CJ and Jenn in the Morning
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60 years ago - In 1960, Elvis Presley was discharged from the U.S. Army.  He served for two years and was treated like everyone else. He received no special treatment.

57 years ago - In 1963, Patsy Cline died in a plane crash in Tennessee. Rocks outline where her body was found.

57 years ago - In 1963, The patented for the Hula-Hoop was given to Arthur 'Spud' Melin.

38 years ago - In 1982, John Belushi was found dead in his hotel. He was 33.

18 years ago- In 2002, "The Osbournes" premiered on MTV.

16 years ago - In 2004, Martha Stewart was found guilty of obstructing justice.

5 years ago- In 2015, Harrison Ford crash-landed his small plane onto a California golf course. The plane's engine failed.

1 year ago - In 2019, "Forbes" named Kylie Jenner, 21, the youngest self-made billionaire at the age of 21.


Jake Lloyd is 31. Actor.

Riki Lindhome is 41.

Eva Mendes is 46. Actor

Kevin Connolly is 46. Eric on "Entourage".

Michael Irvin is 54. Dallas Cowboys.

Aasif Mandvi is 54. 'The Daily Show'.

Penn Jillette is 65. Penn & Teller.

Marsha Warfield is 66. 'Night Court'.

Eddy Grant is 72. Singer.

Murray Head is 74. Singer.

Andy Gibb (1958 - 1988) Bee Gees' little brother.


• 3 days until Daylight Saving Time.

• 9 days until Patty In The Parc.

• 27 days until April Fools' Day.


Today: Turning sunny, 65.

Tonight: Clear, 50.

Friday: Sunny, 64.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, 65.

Sunday: Peaks of sunshine, 70.

Have a great day.

cj and jenn




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