Today's Writing Prompt: Manners
Do you think manners are important?
I think manners are critical. Knowing how to behave in public and at home leads to a more harmonious life. It shows respect for the people around you.
When : Always March 27th
National Joe Day is a chance to change your name, if only for today.
Many people do not like their given name. They wish they could change it. A few actually do. On National Joe Day, it is perfectly okay to have everyone call your "Joe". Why Joe, and not Bob or Mike or Radcliffe? Simply, because everyone likes the name Joe. If you are called Joe today, we know that you're "Joe cool"!
This works well for the men out there. What about the ladies? We suggest you choose Josephine or Jody.
Origin of "National Joe Day":
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day. Obviously, it is a person who does not like their first name.
March 27, 1995 - Music - The Tragically Hip win Juno Awards for entertainer and group of the year. Toronto, Ontario