Tuesday, September 01, 2009

Stupid Criminals, Take the Money and Run Wild, -and- Animal Kingdom

Stupid Criminals - Ft. Lauderdale bank robber asks teller for kiss
Take the Money and Run Wild - teen lotto winner blows fortune on cars, cocaine
Animal Kingdom - dogs left home alone for 7 months

On this day in history: September 1, 1956 - Elvis Presley buys his mama a pink Cadillac.

Born on this day in history: September 1, 1957 - Gloria Estefan (1957-) Born Gloria Fajardo in Havana, singer Gloria Estefan fled Cuba when Castro gained power. In 1978, she married keyboardist Emilio Estefan, and their first Miami Sound Machine disco hit was "Dr. Beat" in 1980. In 1990, Estefan suffered a broken back in a car accident and had to make a grueling recovery.

Scripture of the Day: He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. — Psalm 91:1

Video of the Day: Spina D3 Test

Imagine my surprise when I encountered this scene while driving to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.

The Giant Olive The Giant Olive on the outskirts of town quickly won the admiration of many and was the subject of a television report. Unfortunately, someone defaced the olive over the weekend. Thankfully, someone covered over the offensive material that had been painted on the olive. Laura took this photograph of the olive on her way to Chico.

Technology News
WPA-Secured Wi-Fi Hacked in 60 Seconds
Sony shipping Chrome Web browser on Vaios
Windows Mobile 6.5 phones coming out October 6

iPhone News
GTA Chinatown coming to the iPhone
Firmware 3.1 expected on September 17th