Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Heat of the Moment, Taxman, -and- Stupid Criminals

Heat of the Moment - Sweden to study belching cows
Taxman - pastor asks IRS to investigate his own church
Stupid Criminals - burglar called taxi from victim's home phone

On this day in history: January 22, 1918 - Manitoba, Canada film censor board decides to ban comedies, on the grounds that they make audiences "too frivolous."

Born on this day in history: January 22, 1965 - Diane Lane (1965-) Born in New York City, actress Diane Lane began her film career at age 13, opposite Sir Lawrence Olivier in "A Little Romance" (1979). She caught the attention of director Francis Ford Coppola, who cast her in a number of films including "The Outsiders" (1983), opposite Matt Dillon. Lane has gone on to star in films ever since.

Scripture of the Day: Once you were alienated from God ... but now he has reconciled you by Christ's physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation. - Colossians 1:22

Video of the Day: Model Rocket Crashes into Own Builder's Car

I spotted this bumper sticker on the way to the office this morning. Click
to enlarge.

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Cold but dry! It is very cold this morning, but it is dry. There is no moisture, hence there was no frost on Mr. Nitro this morning. It rained heavily throughout the night Sunday and continued through mid-morning yesterday, but it is dry today. It is cold, and the wind accentuates the cold greatly.

The television in my office appears to be expiring: The last several days, the picture has faded several times. This morning, it faded and refuses to return. Whatever shall I do? Only time will answer this question.