"See You Next Wednesday" is a prop movie title used in many John Landis' films, including American Werewolf in London where it was the XXX Movie in the Porn theater at the end. It has also been referenced in dozens of films, TV shows and Graphic Novels en.wikipedia.org/wiki/See…
The Ash Wednesday ashes come from burning the palms from the previous year's Palm Sunday. cruxnow.com/church-in-the…
During the Middle Ages the Church prohibited the eating of meat on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturdays, as well as dairy and eggs during Advent and Lent. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Med…
The "Wednesday Demonstration" in Korea is the world's oldest rally on a single theme. Every Wednesday since 1992, former victims of Imperial Japan's large scale sexual slavery system has been organizing a rally in front of the Japanese embassy, requesting a sincere apology from Japan. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wed…
In the United States the reason voting takes place on a Tuesday is in 1845 it could take rural farmers up to a day of travelling by horse and cart to get to a voting station. Wednesday was typically market day and Sunday was the Biblical Sabbath so Tuesday was chosen to allow ample travel time. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ele…
Anthony Cymerys an 82 years old barber would go out every Wednesday with his chair, a pair of slippers and a car battery to power his clippers at a local park in Hartford. He gives free haircuts to the homeless and doesn't charge them a dime, all you had to do in exchange is to give him a hug. cbsnews.com/news/homeless…
Rock pioneer Chuck Berry was invited to play the White House in 1979 at the request of President Jimmy Carter. Berry continued to tour well into his eighties and showed up at St. Louis’ Blueberry Hill for his monthly Wednesday residency gig until from 1996 through 2014 liveforlivemusic.com/feat…
Some days of the week were named after Germanic gods... Tig for Tuesday, Wodin for Wednesday, Thor for Thursday, and Frei for Friday en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam…
In the Middle Ages, Catholic women were prohibited from having sex on Sundays, Wednesdays, or Fridays, on feast days, while fasting for Lent or Advent or while "impure" (menstruation, pregnancy, 40 days after giving birth & while nursing). Everything but missionary position was considered sodomy en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Med…
25% of suicides happen on a Wednesday, 11% more than the next highest day nbcnews.com/id/31780455/n…
"Wednesday" is named after the Norse god Woden...who Anglos refer to as Odin. almanac.com/fact/where-di…
In May 2016, Portugal ran on renewable energy for 4 consecutive days. The renewable energy came from various sources such as: Wind, Solar and hydropower. The run went from 6:45 am on Saturday May 7 to the following Wednesday until 5:45 pm. theguardian.com/environme…
After Sunday (the Sun) and Monday (the Moon), every day of the week is named after Anglo-Saxon derivatives of mythical gods. i.e. Wednesday after Woden, or Odin, Thursday after Thor, and so on. almanac.com/fact/where-di…
4 days of the week are named after Norse gods. In particular, Thursday is named after the Norse god Thor (Thursday = Thor's Day). Wednesday is named after the head Norse god Odin (Wednesday = Wodin's/Odin's Day). socialstudiesforkids.com/…
25% of suicides occur on Wednesdays, making it much higher than any other day of the week nbcnews.com/id/31780455/n…
Dutch author Richard Klinkhamer murdered his wife, and then a year later delivered a manuscript to his publishers called β€œWednesday, Mince Day”, which detailed 7 ways in which he could’ve gruesomely killed his wife. 9 years later, his wife’s body was found and he was arrested. theguardian.com/books/200…
US election day is always held on a Tuesday because in 1845 farmers often needed a full day to travel by horse-drawn vehicles to the county seat to vote. Farmers would leave Monday, vote on Tuesday and be back in time for market day, which was on Wednesday. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ele…
Wednesday was named after Germanic god, Woden, also known as Odin. crowl.org/Lawrence/time/d…
Almost 25% of suicides occur on Wednesdays, as compared to 14% on Mondays or Saturdays, the two days tied for second-highest suicide rates, but Thursdays have the lowest rate, 11%. Slightly more occurred in the summer, 26%, while the fewest occurred in the winter, 23.8%. nbcnews.com/id/31780455/n…
Voting is on Tuesdays because the US was mostly an agrarian society. People needed time to travel to the voting booth and voting day couldn’t interfere with Church activities or market day which normally fell on Wednesday’s. npr.org/2016/11/01/500208…
The original inventor of LEGO used to "spend the whole of every Wednesday in a different nursery school, sitting on the floor and playing with the children, to find out exactly what type of toys would be of the greatest interest to them.” hilarypagetoys.com/Home/H…
Wednesday is named after Odin en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wed…
In 2018 Ash Wednesday will be on Valentine's Day and Easter will be on April Fool's Day timeanddate.com/holidays/…
Most of the days of the week are named for Norse gods: Sunday/Sol's day, Monday/Mani's Day, Tuseday/Tyr's Day, Wednesday/Wodan(Odin)'s Day, Thursday/Thor's Day, Friday/Frige's Day. Saturday is named after the Roman god Saturn. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wee…
Survivors of Australia's infamous "Ash Wednesday" bushfires reported houses exploding before the fire could touch them due to the air pressure change, steaks found cooked well-done in deep freezers, a car moved 90m from the cyclonic fire storm and sand turned to glass. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ash…
The Royal Australian Navy still keeps tradition with a different toast for a different day. For example, that traditional toast for Wednesday is "Ourselves", as in no one else is likely to be concerned for us. navy.gov.au/naval-college…
Wednesday derives from Old English word WōdnesdΓ¦g β€˜day of Odin,’ named after the Germanic god Odin or Woden en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odi…
That, in the 1940's, an all-women's prison band in Texas performed every Wednesday in the Goree Unit until all the members were put onto parol. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gor…
South Koreans have been protesting in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul every Wednesday since January 8, 1992, demanding justice for comfort women in WW2 called Wednesday Demonstration en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wed…
South Korean protesters have protested outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul almost every Wednesday since 1992 reuters.com/article/us-so…
Wednesdays are the most common day of the week for suicides in the US. nbcnews.com/id/31780455/n…
Sheffield Wednesday FC started out as an offshoot of the The Wednesday Cricket Club en.wikipedia.org/wiki/She…
Wednesday is named after the god Odin, and is derived from the Old English name of the god: 'Woden's day' en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odi…
The actual Last Supper was on Thursday according to the theologists and on Wednesday according to the scientists. The most probable date according to latter is April 1, 33. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Las…
, in the Philippines, License plates ending in 1 and 2 are prohibited from driving on Mondays, those ending in 3 and 4 cannot drive on Tuesday, 5 and 6 on Wednesday, 7 and 8 on Thursday, and 9 and 0 on Friday. movingtothephilippines.ne…
Federal law permitted each state to conduct presidential elections at any time in a 34-day period before the first Wednesday of December, when the Electoral College met. Since early voting could affect turnout and sway opinions in states with later elections, a uniform date was chosen in 1845. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ele…
On the first Wednesday of every month at noon, the WW2 air raid sirens go off in Paris en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Civ…
George Soros well-known supporter of progressive-liberal political causes is known as "The Man Who Broke the Bank of England" because of his short sale of US$10 billion worth of pounds, giving him a profit of $1 billion during the 1992 Black Wednesday UK currency crisis. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geo…
There is a restaurant in St. Louis called Blueberry Hill. Chuck Berry performs there once a month on Wednesdays. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blu…
For 40 years it was illegal to sell a stove on a Wednesday in Vancouver bcmag.ca/10_Bizarre_Briti…
Jeff Goldblum does a live jazz show every Wednesday night in LA where he interacts with the crowd and plays jazz standards with his band rockwell-la.inticketing.c…
On Wednesday, March 14 2012, 577 warm weather records were broken in the United States courierpress.com/news/201…
Ian Mcshane, who plated Mr. Wednesday in American Gods, also voiced a viking on an episode of Spongebob Squarepants en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian…
The name "Wednesday" is derived from Middle English Wednesdei, "day of Odin". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wed…
The Wednesday before Easter is called Spy Wednesday on the Holy Week calendar. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hol…
US elections are usually held on Tuesdays because it did not interfere with the Biblical Sabbath or with market day, which was on typically on Wednesday. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ele…
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday are named after Norse gods: Tyr's day, Wodan's day (Odin), Thor's day, and Frigg's day omniglot.com/language/tim…
The day before Thanksgiving is called "Blackout Wednesday" for the spike in drunk driving that night mrctv.org/blog/wednesday-…
In North Carolina, you can only hunt crows on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday while in season but you may hunt crows on most major holidays unless it falls on a Sunday. ncwildlife.org/Portals/0/…
In the British Empire, in 1752, the day after Wednesday, September 2nd, was Thursday, September 14th. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jul…

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