Monday, August 14, 2006

Somebody's Watching You, Parental Support, -and- Creature Discomfort

Somebody's Watching You - Yahoo! mail vulnerable to hacking
Parental Support - mother helped son scout for victims
Creature Discomfort - vampire sea spiders suck on prey

On this day in history: August 14, 1965 - Salvatore Bono and Cherilyn Sarkisian La Pierre capture #1 on the American pop charts with their song "I Got You Babe," launching the careers of Sonny & Cher.

Born on this day in history: August 14, 1945 - Steve Martin (1945 - ____) comedian, actor. His movies have included "Roxanne," "The Jerk," "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," "Father of the Bride," and "Simple Twist of Fate."

Be certain to view this awesome Shelby Mustang video!

The latest way to splurge in the Hamptons has nothing to do with a $2,500 dress or a $25 million mansion. It is a hot dog—a $25 hot dog. The Laundry has been offering a foot-long beef frank since the beginning of July. So far, the restaurant has served more than 1,000. With tax and the customary 20-percent tip, the hot dog actually costs $32.16, but anyone who can afford dinner in East Hampton probably is not counting.