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Today is National Pickle Day.  Join CJ and Jenn live at Brick and Spoon on Pinhook today 11 AM - 1 PM. Cloudy today, 50% chance for rain, 50. Low tonight, 37.

TODAY IN HISTORY

168 years ago- In 1851, "Moby Dick" was first published in the U.S. Britain bookstores had it on the shelves a month earlier.

97 years ago- In 1922, the BBC began broadcasting in London.

59 years ago- In 1960, the Ray Charles classic "Georgia on My Mind" hit #1.

36 years ago- In 1983, Stephen King's 17th book, "Pet Sematary", was published.

22 years ago- In 1997, Celine Dion released her fifth album featuring "My Heart Will Go On" which she recorded in just one take.  It was the theme song to "Titanic".

21 years ago- In 1998, Carmen Electra married Dennis Rodman.

18 years ago- In 2001, "The Bernie Mac Show" premiered. He passed away two years after its cancellation.

16 years ago- In 2003, Jay-Z released his eighth album, "The Black Album".

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Vanessa Bayer is 38.

Russell Tovey is 38.

Olga Kurylenko is 40.

Travis Barker is 44.

Josh Duhamel is 47.

Curt Schilling is 53.

Rev Run from Run DMC is 55.

Patrick Warburton is 55.

Laura San Giacomo is 57.

Condoleezza Rice is 65.

Yanni is 65.

Prince Charles is 71.

McLean Stevenson  (1927 - 1996).

Boutros Boutros-Ghali (1922 - 2016).

TODAY IS NATIONAL...

Family PJ Day

Pickle Day 

Spicy Guacamole Day 

DAYS TILL...

7 days until the Great American Smokeout

14 days until Thanksgiving

41 days until Christmas

WEATHER 

Today: 50% chance for rain, 50.

Tonight: Clearing, 37.

Friday: Sunny, 56.

Saturday: Sunny, 58.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, 61.

Monday: Cloudy, 65.

Have a wonderful day!

cj