Thursday, March 25, 2010

Weapons of Choice, Stupid Criminals, -and- Hic!

Weapons of Choice - Arizona: no permit, no problem
Stupid Criminals - robbers called ahead for take-out cash
Hic! - Southern California teacher arrested for allegedl drunken teaching

On this day in history: March 25, 1967 - As part of Operation Green Mist, the U.S. Army detonates explosive warheads containing the deadly sarin nerve agent at Upper Waiakea Forest Reserve on the big island of Hawaii. The open-air tests are kept secret for more than thirty years.

Born on this day in history: March 25, 1944 - Gloria Steinem (1934 - ) Feminist writer Gloria Steinem began as a journalist, attracting attention with the article, "I Was a Playboy Bunny," based on her undercover work. In 1971, she joined other feminists in forming the National Women's Political Caucus, and took the lead in launching "Ms" magazine (1972). Steinem still continues to work for social reform.

Scripture of the Day:If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. - 1 John 1:9

Video of the Day: Zero-budget Zombie Makeup - submitted by Cindy

Imagine my surprise when I encountered this scene while passing through Walmart on the way to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.

Technology News
Gmail alerts users of possible hacking attempts
Bill would sanction countries harboring cybercriminals
Frenchman arrested for hacking Obama's Twitter account
Cops: Notorious Twitter hacker caught, released

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