Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Let Freedom Ring, Help!, -and- A Stupid Thing to Doo

Let Freedom Ring - 2nd Amendment more important than ever
Help! - "Spider-Man" father saves son
A Stupid Thing to Doo - ticket payment smeared with dog waste

On this day in history: May 8, 1999 - Actress Dana Plato, who played Kimberly Drummond on "Diff'rent Strokes," dies in Oklahoma of an overdose of Valium and Loritab. Just the previous day, Plato had appeared on the Howard Stern syndicated radio program claiming to be clean and sober.

Born on this day in history: May 8, 1884 - Harry S. Truman (1884 - 1972) president (33rd), politician. He was U.S. president from 1945-53 when he propounded a doctrine of containment of communism.

Today's Video: Children See - submitted by Laura

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When IT and taxidermy collide: A U.S. artist and inventor has combined IT and taxidermy to create a computer housed in a dead beaver.
Kasey McMahon, 34, from Los Angeles, spent three months creating his Compubeaver, reports Metro News.