Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Girl Gone Wild, Fighting Back, -and- Ungodly

Girl Gone Wild - Paris Hilton loses inheritance
Fighting Back - robbery victim knifes attackers
Ungodly - Cambodia bans door-to-door evangelism

On this day in history: July 31, 1945 - Wearing a stolen army uniform, prisoner John Giles attempts to escape from Alcatraz Island by boarding an outbound cargo boat. But instead of San Francisco, the vessel heads for Angel Island, where Giles is promptly captured.

Born on this day in history: July 31, 1944 - Geraldine Chaplin (1944 - ____) actress. Her films include "Dr. Zhivago," 1965 and "Nashville," 1975; daughter of Charlie Chaplin.

Today's Video: The Kings of Gravitation - Few Training Days