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Mardi Gras: How The Celebration And Madness Began

By: Megan Bell

Mardi Gras, aka “Fat Tuesday,” originated from Christianity in Europe and marked the day before Lent.

Catholics used to celebrate Carnival about a week prior to Lent, consuming all the milk, cheese, eggs and meat in their homes. Fat Tuesday was the last day they could splurge before the abstinence began at midnight. Once Ash Wednesday hit, they would only eat fish and fast during the 40 days leading up to Easter Sunday.

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Johnny & June, The Ultimate Love Story

A love letter Johnny Cash wrote to June Carter Cash back in 1994 has been voted the Greatest Love Letter of All Time by a British survey.

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The Original Valentines: Cupid, Duke of Orleans and St. Valentine

By Megan Bell

Valentine’s Day has been celebrated for centuries. However, the origin of the holiday is not widely discussed. February 14th is a day to celebrate your love of another, as well as a day to remember those who chose to love rather than let go.

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A Great Date To Be Kris – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 30th, 1971

Kris Kristofferson was honored with an award from the Nashville Songwriters Association.

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Garth Brooks Says “Nyet” – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 29th, 1996

Stunned.

That's the only way to describe the reaction after Garth Brooks refused to accept the favorite artist of the year honors at the 23rd annual American Music Awards.

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Women’s Ideal Body Type Through The Ages [VIDEO]

As time goes on things change. Culture, society norms and standards, leaders, governments you name it.

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My Brother’s Keeper – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 28th, 1985 

Willie Nelson and Kenny Rogers join 43 other artists to record "We Are The World" under the name USA For Africa at the A&M Studios in Los Angeles.

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Awards For Twain & Keith – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 27th, 1999

Shania Twain’s CD Come On Over was certified multi-platinum for sales of 8 million copies.

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Kacey Was A Hero – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 26th, 2014

Kacey Musgraves wins twice during the 56th annual Grammy Awards, at Los Angeles' Staples Center.

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Luke Bryan Now With MSG – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 25th, 2014

Luke Bryan plays a sold-out show at prestigious Madison Square Garden in New York for the first time

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Pure Platinum – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 24th, 1994

The Pure Country soundtrack becomes George Strait's first triple-platinum album.

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Introducing Patsy Cline – Today In Country Music History [VIDEO]

January 23rd, 1957

Patsy Cline made her first appearance on the Arthur Godfrey Time morning television program, just two days after winning his primetime talent scout show.

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