Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Animal Kingdom, Run of Bad Luck, -and- It's Me Or the PDA

Animal Kingdom - dog calls 9-1-1 after owner has seizure
Run of Bad Luck - man loses millions, sues casinos
It's Me Or the PDA - 35% of users would choose Blackberry over spouse

On this day in history: September 16, 1985 - Art Scholl, Hollywood's greatest aerobatics pilot, loses control of his Pitts S-2A biplane over the Pacific Ocean during the filming of "Top Gun."

Born on this day in history: September 16, 1925 - B. B. King (1925 - ) Born into a sharecropper family in Itta Bena, Mississippi, musician B. B. King made his first recording in 1949, and toured the nightclub circuit for 30 years. In 1969, he released his biggest hit, "The Thrill is Gone." A model for rock guitarists, King was inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.

Scripture of the Day: "Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth." - Genesis 9:16

Video of the Day: American Express - Tina Fey - submitted by Darin

The photo below captures a disturbing trend that is beginning to affect
wildlife in the USA.

Animals that were formerly self-sufficient are now showing signs of belonging to the Democratic Party... as they have apparently learned to simply sit and wait for the government to provide for their care and sustenance

Laura swooped upon Home Depot yesterday and snagged a Dyson DC17 Absolute Animal vacuum. She called from the Home Depot parking lot and effused her eagerness to "...get home and vacuum"—something I had not previously imagined hearing her say. Zeus and Thor produce an inordinate amount of hair and deposit a good deal of it on carpets, furniture, and drapery. Laura and I did a great deal of research and settled upon the Dyson DC17 Absolute Animal as the vacuum best suited for the task of removing the hair left behind by our boys.