Happy Birthday Captain America

Today is Independence Day in the United States of America. The 4th of July marks a holiday where we celebrate our independence as a country, and getting together with family and friends. Whether it be BBQs, drink some brews, and watch fireworks it’s a great time to have. But there is all a very nerd thing attributed to the 4th. Today marks the B-day of our favorite star spangled comic book hero.

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Pop Culture Icon: Terry Pratchett – The man, the myth, the magic! Happy Birthday wishes to a man dearly missed

Friends, family, and other Disc World Fans. Today is the late and greatly lamented Terry Pratchett’s birthday. The world lost this amazing author on March 12, 2015. Long before his time if you ask me at the ripe young age of 66. Sir Pratchett was most famous for his Disc World series and he was a Sir having been knighted by the Queen of England. We will touch on that a little later under his Honors section. Terry brought us wonder and silliness. Terry took puns to an art form and made you giggle with the little jokes you thought were just between you and him. All his works seemed to be a personal story told to me every time I sat down to read one. I hope to bring you some of his greatness but know I will fall short in the attempt.

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