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Tidbits for August 19

We realize you have limitless avenues for finding the “fodder” that can help make your on-air personalities sound fascinating, relevant and substantive. But we’d love to help make that happen by adding a few “tidbits” to the mix. The stuff you’ll find here is mostly about the ministries we serve (events, birthdays, milestones)—but definitely not limited to that. Hey, we care about National Chocolate Month just as much as the next guy!

A Quote for Today...

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. Henry Ford

On This Date...

In 1951: Edward Gaedel became the only dwarf to play major league baseball. The 3-foot-7 pinch hitter with the St. Louis Browns walked on four straight pitches.

Today is...

National Aviation Day, always on Orville Wright's birthday. He was born in Dayton, Ohio, August 19, 1871.