Monday, October 22, 2007

Food Stuff Consumption And Miscellany

Sunday, October 21, 2007

lg (light/sweet) coffee (24 fl. oz.)
1 breakfast sausage dog (mustard)
1 sausage/egg/cheese on bagel (breakfast) sandwich
1 hash brown bar (net wt. 2.5 oz.)
2 lg french breads
sm container of Marinara "sauce & dip" (net wt. 2 oz.)
1/4-1/2 pack of cigarettes

Saturday, October 20, 2007

lg (light/sweet) coffee (24 fl. oz.)
1 sausage/egg/cheese on bagel (breakfast) sandwich
1 hash brown bar (net wt. 2.5 oz.)
lg can of iced tea (23.5 fl. oz.)
2 mugs of beer (*)
1 bacon/lettuce/tomato on toasted white bread sandwich (mayo)
med side of french fries (ketchup)
2 mugs of lager (same location)
1/2 pack of cigarettes

(*) additional mug of lager

Friday, October 19, 2007

1 fish sandwich (lettuce/tomato)
1 hamburger (lettuce/tomato/onion/mustard/ketchup)
sm coffee (light/sweet)
1 raisin bagel
bottle of Pomegranate Pear nectar (17.5 fl. oz.)
1 orange
1 chicken caesar salad (net wt. 13 oz.)
bottle of Red Plum nectar (17.5 fl. oz.)
lg (light/sweet) coffee (24 fl. oz.)
lg french bread
2 sm-med french breads
2 sm containers of "nacho cheese dip" (total net wt. 4 oz.)
1/2 pack of cigarettes

On this date in History:

Today's Highlights

Oct. 22, 1962... President John F. Kennedy announced an air and naval blockade of Cuba, following the discovery of Soviet missile bases on the island.

Oct. 22, 1920... Dr. Timothy Francis Leary, the American psychologist and writer who advocated the use psychedelic drugs, was born. Following his death on May 31, 1996, his obituary appeared in The Times.

October 22, 1870... Harper's Weekly featured a cartoon about Russia's attempt to remilitarize the Black Sea, and its consequent threat to Turkey.


1746 Princeton University in New Jersey received its charter.

1797 French balloonist Andre-Jacques Garnerin made the first parachute descent, landing safely from a height of about 3,000 feet.

1844 Actress Sarah Bernhardt was born in Paris.

1883 The original Metropolitan Opera House in New York held its grand opening with a performance of Gounod's "Faust."

1907 Baseball Hall of Famer Jimmie Foxx was born in Sudlersville, Md.

1928 Republican presidential nominee Herbert Hoover spoke of the "American system of rugged individualism" in a speech at New York's Madison Square Garden.

1934 Bank robber Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd was shot to death by federal agents at a farm in East Liverpool, Ohio.

1954 West Germany joined the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

1968 Apollo 7, with astronauts Wally Schirra, Donn Fulton Eisele and R. Walter Cunningham aboard, returned to Earth.

1979 The U.S. government allowed the deposed Shah of Iran to travel to New York for medical treatment.

1981 The Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization was decertified by the federal government for its strike the previous August.

2001 Washington postal worker Joseph P. Curseen died of inhaled anthrax.

2002 A bus driver was shot to death in Aspen Hill, Md., in the 13th and final attack by the Washington-area sniper.

2004 In a wrenching videotaped statement, kidnapped aid worker Margaret Hassan begged Britain to help save her by withdrawing its troops from Iraq, saying these "might be my last hours." (Hassan was later killed by her captors.)

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