Birthdays today include wrestler Triple H, a real beast, he is 39, Peggy Fleming is 60, her swan like grace gets her a mention today, for sure. Our pet pic goes to Alex Rodriguez. A-Rod turns 33, he recently settled a five-year-old dispute with a carpet installer who claims A-Rod's dog bit him. His German Shepard Gypsy died a few years back and he still is looking for a new dog.
Garfield's Jim Davis is our pet pic, he turns 63 and has done for cats what Charles Schulz did for dogs! Sally Struthers is 60, Jackie O would have been 79 today.
Wednesday 7.29.09 Wanya Morris of Boyz II Men turns 35, not a boy anymore! Julian "Nip/Tuck" McMahon is 40 and our pet pic - here he is holding a dog - not his, for a celebrity event. His dog connection, besides often playing one, is he was married to Brooke - Dog Eat Dog- Burns.
Politicos Marilyn Quayle and Elizabeth Dole also celebrate today – and Benito Mussolini was born today too! Ironic, isn’t it?!
Thursday7.30.09 Hilary Swank is 34 She and her boyfriend/agent John Campisi went to the Valley Animal Shelter to adopt a dog, here's our pet pic. Vivica A. Fox 44, obviously a pet favorite, Lisa Kudrow is 45 honorable mention for her work in Hotel for Dogs, Laurence 'Fish'burne is 47, also an animal name!
Friday 7.31.09 Superman Dean Cain is 42 and our pet pic today, here he is buying super quantities of Nutro Max (a personal favorite of my dog, Sam),JK Rowling is 43 and gets an honorable mention for all the wild and woolly animals in her books and movies!, Lurch, Ted Cassidy was also born today. He died at 46, we mention him today, because he looked more animal than human!
Saturday 8.1.09 Coolio is 45 today & our pet pic. Here he is with his dog Simba, Honorable mentions to Jerry Garcia, who would have been 66, clearly he had animal magnetism. Counting 'Crows' Adam Duritz is 44, Tom Leykis is 52 a real radio dog. Also born on this day, whale of an author Herman Melville –
Sunday 8.2.09 SNL’s Victoria Jackson is 49, Terminator 2’s Edward Furlong is 31 and our pet pick for his work in Pet Sematary 2, how about when his wife's head turns into a barking dog! OJ Judge Lance Ito turns 58 - if only he'd paid more attention to the wail of Nicole's dog. Also born on this day Peter Otoole, Carroll O’Connor & Myrna Loy.