Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Armed and Dangerous, Dude Where's Your Car?, -and- Drive My Car

Armed and Dangerous - cop accidentally tasers himself
Dude Where’s Your Car? - man absentmindedly walks home from gas station
Drive My Car - Progressive adds collision insurance for pets

On this day in history: November 13, 1974 - Nuclear activist Karen Silkwood's car is forced off the road into an embankment, while travelling to an interview with author and New York Times reporter David Burnham. Her files were missing from the wreck, but an FBI investigation concluded it was an accident.

Born on this day in history: November 13, 1949 - Whoopi Goldberg (1949 - ____) actress, comedienne. Her films include "Color Purple," 1985; "Jumpin' Jack Flash," 1986; "Sister Act I and II;" and "Ghost," for which she won an Oscar, 1991.

Scripture of the Day: "For it is God's will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish men. Live as free men, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as servants of God." (1 Peter 2:15-16)

Video of the Day: NASCARGOT - A NASCAR Parody - submitted by Cindy

A friend visited this morning and displayed his new car. I wanted to be complimentary, and finally decided to say, "Nice color." But I could not help myself, and I added, "If you like green." Click to enlarge.

Recommended Site: Corning California Net - A free forum for Corning, California!

Recommended Site: Nikon Photographer - A free forum for all photographers (NOT just Nikon users!) and anyone interested in photography!

Hometown Christmas: Hometown Christmas will be held this Saturday. For details, see the Calendar of North State Events. The weather today is beautiful—sunny and clear. Hopefully, this wonderful weather will continue through the weekend.