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August 22 - Althea, sleepy snails, ugly time of day and your daily affirmation

By Katie Parsons

It seems crazy to think of a time when black Americans were not permitted to play tennis in professional leagues -- but Althea Gibson was the first person to break the color barrier on the tennis court on this date in 1950. Today's podcast also talks about how long snails can sleep (hint: a long time) and a time of day you may want to avoid a mirror. Come for the trivia - stick around for the affirmation

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