Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Vanished, Mommy Dearest, -and- Uplifting

Vanished - "hiccup girl" may be runaway
Mommy Dearest - mother charged after 10-year-old son found begging for food
Uplifting - NYC store offers walk-in Botox

On this day in history: June 12, 1994 - Nicole Brown Simpson and her male friend Ronald Goldman are savagely murdered in front of Simpson's condominium complex in Brentwood, California. The most plausible suspect turns out to be Nicole's estranged husband O.J., who is arrested for the crime a month later.

Born on this day in history: June 12, 1924 - George Bush (1924 - ____) 41st president. He was U.S. Ambassador to China; Vice President to Ronald Reagan, 1981-89, and President, 1989-93.

Today's Video: Emily and Henrietta

Recipes: I have started a recipe list—finally! I have been urged by many visitors to create a list of recipes and cooking tips that have appeared in this blog, and the list is now available via the "Recipes" link below the visitor counter. There is only one recipe in the list this morning, but the list will grow quickly, so check it often!

On the way to my office this morning, I saw this cat smelling a flower near the lake behind my office. Click to enlarge.