CJ And Jenn’s Everything You Need To Know For Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Happy Hump Day Acadiana. The White House has closed non-essential travel between the U.S. and Canada. The number of people testing positive for COVID-19 in Louisiana is at 240. However, two state parks have been closed to accommodate the possible overflow from Louisiana hospitals using makeshift tents. Here is a list of restaurants open and doing carryout, delivery and drive-through service.
TODAY IS NATIONAL
Awkward Moments Day
Sloppy Joe Day
Supreme Sacrifice Day
TODAY IN HISTORY
170 years ago - In 1850, Henry Wells and William Fargo founded American Express.
89 years ago - In 1931, genius Colonel Jacob Schick sold the first electric razor.
38 years ago - In 1982, soul master Teddy Pendergrass was paralyzed from a car accident in Philadelphia.
23 years ago - In 1997, thousands of people lined the streets of Brooklyn for the funeral procession of the Notorious B.I.G.
19 years ago - In 2001, John Phillips, founder of the Mamas & The Papas died at the age of 65.
Three years ago - In 2017, Chuck Berry died. He was 90.
Adam Levine is 41. Maroon 5.
Phillip Sweet is 46. Little Big Town.
Dane Cook is 48.Comedian/actor.
Queen Latifah is 50. Singer/actor.
Jerry Cantrell is 54. Alice in Chains.
Vanessa Williams is 57. Singer/actor.
Geoffrey Owens is 59. Elvin on 'The Cosby Show'.
Irene Cara is 61.Singer/actor.
Mike Rowe is 58. TV host.
Charley Pride is 86. Country music legend.
Peter Graves (1926 - 2010) Actor.
Wilson Pickett (1941 - 2006) Singer.
• 14 days until April Fools' Day.
• 25 days until Easter Sunday.
Today: 30% chance for rain, 80.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, 69.
Thursday: 30% chance, 82.
Friday: 50% chance for rain, 80.
Saturday: 40% chance for rain, 67.
Sunday: 60% chance for rain, 74.
Stay safe and healthy.
cj and jenn