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Worship of Tools Day - guys, you can relate

Monday, March 11, 2013

Worship of Tools Day

When : Always March 11th

There are few things that the male population worships more than his tools. To some, a tool is a natural extension of their arm. So, Worship of Tools Day is a logical day of celebration. And, it's definitely a guy thing. Please note however, there are more than a few ladies who love to work with their hands, and find today to be an important holiday.

Need a birthday or Christmas gift idea for one of the "boys" in the family? You're never lacking for tool ideas when you visit the local hardware store.

Celebrate today by working with tools, and buying a tool or two. Receiving a tool as a gift today, makes this truly a special day.

Song of the Day: If I Had a Hammer

Origin of "Worship of Tools Day":
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day.

This Day in History March 11
The United States Department of War creates the Bureau of Indian Affairs. (1824)
The Constitution of the Confederate States of America is adopted. (1861)
The Great Blizzard of 1888 begins along the eastern seaboard of the United States, shutting down commerce and killing more than 400. (1888)
USS Nevada (BB-36) is commissioned. (1916)
In New York City, Samuel Roxy Rothafel opens the Roxy Theatre. (1927)
President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Lend-Lease Act into law, allowing American-built war supplies to be shipped to the Allies on loan. (1941)
The Empire of Vietnam, a short-lived puppet state, is established with Bảo Đại as its ruler. (1945)
Janet Reno is confirmed by the United States Senate and sworn in the next day, becoming the first female Attorney General of the United States.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
HANSBRINK 3/11/2013 6:34PM

  My background is in computer science, so my toolkit is slightly different. I still consider the programming applications as tools.

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THINAGIN2 3/11/2013 5:56PM

    I like tools and have used lots of them! Worship is a strong word.

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PICKIE98 3/11/2013 4:13PM

    I would not acknowledge worship day,, for that, But I love my 4800psi power washer, my 18inch Stihl chainsaw and my 12hp contractors shopvac with attached, detachable blower!!!!!!!!!! Ar,ar,ar,ar,ar,ar,,,!!!!

Nothing gets the few drops of testosterone that women have, going , than to crank up a power washer and clean the siding and deck!! Yee-ha!!

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PMAY0313 3/11/2013 8:51AM

    I love my tools! (esp.power tools!!!)

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LYNNWILK2 3/11/2013 7:59AM

    Celebrate by bringing all your tools out and finding an exercise that would bring about some muscle burn.
I am a woman who loves tools. As an artist, even the simplest tool can help me create art! sometimes it's even good art.

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PATRICIAAK 3/11/2013 7:24AM

    I only worship the Lord. Perhaps this would be better known as APPRECIATION of tools day.

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BBECKER1955 3/11/2013 5:15AM

    My kind or day.

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MARTYLYNN1 3/11/2013 1:56AM

    I am one of the few ladies, I guess. I have done a lot of home remodeling in the past and am fairly handy at doing minor repairs. Fortunately I have a husband who is very handy so don't have to do a lot of that now days.

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