Night before Hallow’s Eve Pranks

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Since Hurricane Matthew – we (like thousands) have been in crisis mode overtime.  Laughter reduces stress.  October 30th is a fitting day for a chuckle.  In fact, the eve prior to Halloween is our national be naughty night. It’s the one night a year kids big and small are allowed to prank friends and neighbors. Here’s what some around the country call it: New Jersey = mischief night New York = Goosey Night or Hell Night Massachusetts = Cabbage Night Detroit = Devil’s Night North and South Dakota = Mat Night (huh?)  Anyone … Read More

Defy Superstition Day

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September 13th  is the day to throw caution into the wind — walk under a ladder, cross paths with a black cat, hold an umbrella in a lightning storm while out golfing (okay, that’s not really a superstition – that’s just plain stupid).  But there are some weird superstitions roosters have never heard of: Pointing to a rainbow will cause you to lose your finger If you sweep the floor at night, the mother of the household will die (hey, put that broom away) Put … Read More

Happy B-day America from Singing Rooster

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Time Magazine lists 240 reasons to celebrate America this 4th. It’s a great read and reminds us why print is not dead.  Happy B-day America Some of the Rooster’s favorite reasons include: 85 MILLION acres of national parks. We’re generous – we give a BILLION+ every day to charity (yep, every day). There’s more that unites than divides us; we keep seeking inclusion (1 in 10 of Americans is born in another country and our neighborhoods are more integrated than ever). We Roosters wish all … Read More