Good morning Okanagan! Hope you had a great weekend! Let’s get your day in the O-K started!
Fun Fact: Mr. Potato Head was the first toy to be advertised on television! The toy was invented in 1952.
On this day
In 1867, U.S. President Andrew Johnson purchases Alaska.
In 1980, The Blues Brothers is released in theatres.
In 2017, actor Daniel Day-Lewis announces his retirement from acting.
Today is National Ice Cream Soda Day, National Take Your Cat to Work Day, National Vanilla Milkshake Day, World Productivity Day, and Bald Eagle Appreciation Day.
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In case you missed it
Is this mascot the best ever or the worst ever?
Hasbro has just introduced, and this is not a joke, their new nightmarish mascot for NERF brand products named "Murph."
Murph's terrifying catchphrase is "unleash the play in you."
Here is Murph: pic.twitter.com/THZYb02sKY
— Alex Zalben (@azalben) June 17, 2022
If your birthday is today, you share a birthday with actress Nicole Kidman (54), singer Lionel Richie (73), actor John Goodman (70), and actor Christopher Mintz-Plasse (33).
Have a great Monday everyone!