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UPI almanac for Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006.
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Today is Wednesday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2006 with 130 to follow.
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Today is Saturday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2006 with 134 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, July 16, the 197th day of 2006 with 168 to follow.
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Today is Friday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2006 with 324 to follow.
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Today is Friday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2005 with 43 to follow.
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Today is Tuesday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2005 with 130 to follow.
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Today is Friday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2005 with 134 to follow.
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The weekly UPI Almanac package for August 15-21, 2005.
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Today is Saturday, July 16, the 197th day of 2005 with 168 to follow.
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Police seize alligator from apartment

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich., April 15 (UPI) -- Lions and Tigers are familiar sights in metro Detroit, but police were more than a little surprised when they wrangled an alligator in Clinton Township.

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Today is Thursday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2005 with 324 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, Nov. 18, the 323rd day of 2004 with 43 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Aug. 23, the 236th day of 2004 with 130 to follow.
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Wiki

Frederic Ogden Nash (August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971) was an American poet well known for his light verse. At the time of his death in 1971, the New York Times said his "droll verse with its unconventional rhymes made him the country's best-known producer of humorous poetry".

Nash was born in Rye, New York. His father owned and operated an import-export company, and because of business obligations, the family relocated often.

His family lived briefly in Savannah, GA in a carriage house owned by Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts; he wrote a poem about Mrs. Low's House. After graduating from St. George's School in Middletown, Rhode Island, Nash entered Harvard University in 1920, only to drop out a year later. He returned to St. George's to teach for a year and left to work his way through a series of other jobs, eventually landing a position as an editor at Doubleday publishing house, where he first began to write poetry.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Ogden Nash."
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