Thursday, May 10, 2007

Fighting Back, They Fought the Law, -and- Playing Dress-up

Fighting Back - armed store owner blasts jewel thieves
They Fought the Law - human sacrifice cult battles with police
Playing Dress-up - student tries to make roadkill pretty

On this day in history: May 10, 1924 - Attorney General Harlan Fiske Stone selects J. Edgar Hoover to head the Bureau of Investigation, later known as the FBI. He will remain at the post until his death 48 years later.

Born on this day in history: May 10, 1899 - Fred Astaire (1899 - 1987) dancer, actor. He was the leading dance star of his generation in "Top Hat," 1935 and "Daddy Long Legs," 1955.

Today's Video: Get Out of My Bed, Cat! - submitted by Laura

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Corning's annual car show, May Madness, begins tonight with a mixer at Corning Ford. Tomorrow afternoon, there will be burnout eliminations and a cruise. Saturday will feature burnout finals and a show and shine.