Tuesday, October 31, 2006

The Scoop on Poop, The Do, -and- Inked

The Scoop on Poop - Miami zoo hosts excrement exhibit
The Do - inmate's massive hair weave causes jail flooding
Inked - tattooing to become legal in Oklahoma

On this day in history: October 31, 1993 - Actor River Phoenix dies of a drug overdose on the sidewalk in front of the Viper Room in West Hollywood.

Born on this day in history: October 31, 1936 - Michael Landon (1936 - 1991) Television actor, born in New York City, New York, USA. He endeared himself to audiences as Little Joe in the television western series, "Bonanza" (1959–1973), and as Charles Ingalls on "Little House on the Prairie" (1974–1983). He occasionally wrote and directed for the series he starred in, including "Highway to Heaven" (1984–1988).

Be certain to watch this hilarious video! Having a Bad Day

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News Corp.'s MySpace.com on Monday said it had licensed a new technology to stop users from posting unauthorized copyrighted music site and oust frequent violators of its policy. MySpace licensed technology from privately-held Gracenote allowing it to review music recordings uploaded by community members to their profiles. The technology compares those filed with Gracenote's database of copyrighted material and can block uploads without proper rights.

Harvest Festival - Tonight is the 12th annual Harvest Festival. This is an alternative to Halloween hosted by Harvest Christian Center. The event is free to all area youth and features candy, games, music, and entertainment in a safe Christian environment. Last year, over 1500 local youth attended this event, and even greater numbers are expected tonight.

This was the scene at the local market this morning! Click to enlarge.