UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014 with 71 to follow. The moon is waning. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus and Saturn. Those born this date are under the sign of Libra. They include English poet Samuel …

Quote of the Day

“The president has done a good job of helping refocus this race for us. Thank you, Mr. President.”~ GOP strategist Paul Shumaker, quoted by the Washington Post, on how President Obama’s handling of the Ebola crisis has helped North Carolina Senate candidate Thom Tillis (R). Quote of the Day.

Celeb birthdays for of Oct. 21, 2014

Actress Joyce Randolph (“The Honeymooners”) is 90. Keyboardist Manfred Mann is 74. Guitarist Steve Cropper of Booker T. and the MG’s is 73. Singer Elvin Bishop is 72. TV judge Judy Sheindlin (“Judge Judy”) is 72. Actor Everett McGill (“Twin Peaks”) is 69. Trumpeter Lee Loughnane of Chicago is 68. …