National Grouch Day 2021 – Friday, October 15! On October 15, National Grouch Day was established to commemorate Oscar, the world’s most loving grouch from “Sesame Street.” This is a day to honor all of the grouchy people we all know of — or to appreciate the grouch that dwells within each of us. We would not let anyone to prevent us from whining, being angry, or indulging in despair on this day. Grouches got to do what grouches do best that is being grouchy! On most days, being called a grouch is a derogatory term, but that is not the case on National Grouch Day.
People are urged to be their authentic grouch during this day to their heart’s content. This holiday reminds everyone that it’s alright to be grumpy now and then. Admittedly, we possess the flaws of being human, so we’re going to grumble or be angry from time to time. This day also reminds us that spending time digesting our unpleasant feelings is beneficial. This is a great day on social media, with people sharing jokes, amusing memes, humorous photographs, and tales.
History Of National Grouch Day
This holiday’s origins may be dated back to 1976. It was around this time world’s most beloved grouch- Oscar the Grouch, was honored through the invention of this holiday by Sesame Street. Jim Henson developed Oscar the Grouch, and the role was performed by Caroll Spinney from the year 1969 up until 2015 and then by Eric Jacobson continued from 2015. The main color of the famous character was initially orange but later with time the character got transformed into the current color that we know of. Oscar’s hue turned from orange to green the next year when he went to see Swamp Mushy Muddy, a famous fishing area for Grouches. Oscar The Grouch, would keep his green hue for the rest of his life.
How to Celebrate National Grouch Day 2021
There are lots of ways to celebrate National Grouch Day, some of which we have illustrated below for you to get a move on-
Hey, keep your whine on
It’s the perfect excuse of a day to let your inner grouch have the freedom he craves and just let him out by being all the grouchy all the way. We don’t mean that be grouchy for the rest of the year though, mind it!
Share your sense of humor
Well, if you have got a cynical, dark sense of humor to have the perfect outlet by sharing them all the day. You can show off without the need to feel ashamed or insecure about how you are going to be perceived by other people. Chances are people would love the hell out of your shared jokes, since it’s a day to be cynically grouchy, right!
Watch the good old “Sesame Street”
Oscar the grouch is bound to uplift your mood if you just tune into him on this day. Why we say this? Well, it’s because you used to watch him during childhood, right? So, nostalgia would open up the humor blocks inside you while watching him after such a long time!
Who were some famous Grouches?
Well, Oscar the Grouch, The Grinch and Archie Bunker were some famous grouches that everybody loved to tune into to resonate with the grouch within!
Why We Love National Grouch Day
Oscar the grouch was loved by everybody and this day allows us to be all grouchy without the judgment clause. This is the perfect scope to share our humorous skills as well. So, we see no reason as to why we should not be loving this day. If you are like us, then get to celebrate right away, amigo!
National Grouch Day 2021 Quotes, Wishes, Messages, Greetings, Sayings, Status, Captions:
Hopefully I’m not a grumpy old guy sitting in the corner, yelling at people and demanding things.–George W. Bush
I’m not always a positive person. I wake up grumpy, I read the newspaper and I get furious that the world is still at war.–Jason Mraz
Don’t ask me any questions right now. I’m grumpy and I’ll probablly make fun of you.–Effie Kaligaris
It is the prerogative of wizards to be grumpy.–Jim Butcher
I don’t want to sound like some grumpy old man telling you to get off my lawn.–Michael Wilbon
Guys my age are married or divorced or grumpy, fat and balding.–Madonna Ciccone
I don’t describe myself as a sociable person now. I can be quite… you know… grumpy? Is that a word? I guess I can be a bit grumpy.–Nick Frost
I’m that grumpy old guy yelling at all those pesky little Grizzly Bear fans to get offa my lawn.–Chuck Eddy