Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Separated at Birth, Have Gun Will Travel, -and- Man's Best Friend

Separataed at Birth - mothers trade 2-year-old sons when hospital mix-up discovered
Have Gun Will Travel - Canadian hit man pleads guilty to 27 murders over 25 years
Man's Best Friend - officer, dog square off against Modesto mob of 60

On this day in history: April 1, 1984 - Legendary Motown singer Marvin Gaye, who had recently moved back in with his parents, physically batters his own father. Minutes later Dad returns with a gun, shooting Marvin twice in the chest and killing him instantly.

Born on this day in history: April 1, 1932 - Debbie Reynolds (1932-) Born Mary Frances Reynolds in El Paso, TX, actress Debbie Reynolds gained notice in musical "The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady" (1950), and is best known for "Singin' in the Rain" (1952), opposite Gene Kelly. In 1964, she won an Oscar for "The Unsinkable Molly Brown." In later years, Reynolds has split her time among stage, screen and TV appearances.

Scripture of the Day: But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong. - 1 Corinthians 1:27

Video of the Day: RC Office Gran Prix with an iPhone - submitted by Frank

Imagine my surprise when I encountered this large hole in the lake while driving to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.

World's Largest Snake! This is a must-see video! Click here to view this amazing video of the largest snake ever captured!