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Every day of life should be a celebration and "On the Bright Side" is here to offer you some additional things to celebrate. In addition to Anniversaries, Birthdays, and crazy Events, we have your daily dose of morning trivia and humor. Listen live, pull up an archive, or visit our website http://www.on-the-bright-side.com

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There are a lot of great things we can celebrate on this date. The attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon are not on that list. Ironically, this was the same day in 1609 when Henry Hudson discovered the Island of Manhatten,... more

Today is Sew Be It Day, as well as Swap Ideas Day, Hot Dog Day, and Suicide Prevention Day, as well as the birthday's of several you might know. Listen in to learn more

This is the day, in 1945, when researchers at Harvard working on the Harvard Mk II computer, discovered that the problem was a moth in one of the relays, the basis for early computers. From then on, in computer lingo, a 'bug' has... more

Starting a bit later than usual today to give you time for an extra cup of coffee to help clear the cobwebs of a three day weekend. Lots to celebrate today including the birthdays of three of country musics greatest. Listen in to learn more

The Friday prior to a 3-day weekend can be either fantastic or frantic and the choice is always yours. Take a moment to celebrate one or more of the things on today's list from On the Bright Side.

Thursday is sort of the neglected day of the week and if shouldn't be. Sixty percent of the work-week is behind you but there's still forty percent ahead. To often we let down on Thursday's and try to coast to the weekend. If you let that... more

It Pierce your Ears Day, Blueberry Popsicle Day, and Spalding Baseball Day plus a few other Birthdays and Anniversaries for you to celebrate. Listen in to learn more.

September is here and unless you live in S. Texas, the dog-days of summer are past. So let's celebrate Emma Nutt and the first day of spring (in Australia and New Zealand), the 1st Aero Squadren, and the start of oyster season,... more

It's Trail Mix Day! And coincidentally, it's Eat Outside Day, which is perfect if you happen to be eating your trail mix on the trail and not at your desk. It's also Princess Diana's Memorial Day and the Birthday of Sesame Street's Harry... more

Today is "Healthy Lifestyle Day" and hopefully you'll hear something today that raises your healthy lifestyle aweness. It's also National Parks Service Day Kiss and Makeup Day, and Secondhand Wardrobe Day and that's not all. To learn... more
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