Welcome to Friday, Jan. 4, 2013! Here are some interesting things about today's date that may impress you, your friends and colleagues.
- On this day in 1847, Samuel Colt sold his first revolver to the U.S. government.
- California Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi was elected the first female speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives on Jan. 4, 2007.
- Famous Birthdays: American actress Dyan Cannon is 76; American author
Doris Kearns Goodwin is 70 and British actress Julia Ormond is 48.
- Wear you thermals today! The weather will be sunny with a high temperature of 41 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The evening will be clear and cold, with a low temp of 24.
- All this weekend you can see Agatha Christie's "The Unexpected Guest" at the Lazy Susan Dinner Theatre. Why go? Everyone likes a murder mystery, especially when dinner is involved.