Wednesday, December 16, 2009

No Parking!, To Protect and Serve, -and- Animal Kingdom

No Parking! - man fined for landing helicopter on store roof
To Protect and Serve - cop caught drinking with underage teens
Animal Kingdom - cat uses toilet

On this day in history: December 16, 1977 - The pinnacle of the Disco era attained with the release of the polyester-clad film Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta.

Born on this day in history: December 16, 1770 - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) Born in Bonn, Germany, composer Ludwig van Beethoven studied under Haydn and possibly Salieri. His music is usually divided into three periods: the first, including his first two symphonies (1792-1802); second, including the "Eroica" symphony (803-12); and third, including the "Mass" (1813-26).

Scripture of the Day: So then, let us not be like others, who are asleep, but let us be alert and self-controlled. — 1 Thessalonians 5:6

Video of the Day: Travolta Walk - Saturday Night Fever

The armed citizen! Click to enlarge.

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