Thursday, June 14, 2007

From the Pen to the Pen, Snack Attack, -and- Fish Story

From the Pen to the Pen - Stan Lee to create Paris Hilton animated series for MTV
Snack Attack - city of Seattle could ban microwave popcorn
Fish Story - jumping sturgeon knocks woman unconscious

On this day in history: June 14, 1954 - At the Lincoln Memorial, President Dwight Eisenhower signs a law inserting the words "under God" into the Pledge of Allegiance. Eisenhower declares: "From this day forward, the millions of our schoolchildren will daily proclaim in every city and town, every village and rural schoolhouse, the dedication of our nation and our people to the Almighty."

Born on this day in history: June 14, 1946 - Donald Trump (1946 - ____) businessman. He is one of Manhattan's most grandiose builders and billionaires.

Today's Video: Paris Hilton in Jail - "The Cellblock Life" (Episode 2)

It was 83 degrees in my office when I arrived at 7:15 AM this morning—prompting me to engage the air conditioning. It appears today will be very warm indeed. There is a fierce wind blowing, unfortunately. I loathe the wind. With the intense heat and the fierce wind, the outdoors will be like a blast furnace today. I shall not spend much time outside today.