August 21, 2011
-August 21, 1842 The city of Hobart, Tasmania, is founded
-August 21, 1878 The American Bar Association is founded
-August 21, 1942 World War II: The Battle of Stalingrad began
-August 21, 1959 Hawaii becomes the 50th state of the United States
-August 21, 1968 James Anderson, Jr. posthumously receives the first Medal of Honor to be awarded to an African American U.S. Marine
-August 21, 1982 Andrea was born
Today I turn 29. I’m glad that the twenties are almost over. They’ve been up and down. They’ve been happy and sad. They’ve been easy and hard. I’m glad they happened the way they happened, and I’m glad that they are almost totally behind me. Onward and upward, friends!