Monday, April 05, 2010

License and Proof of Insurance Please, To Have and to Hold, -and- You Are What You Eat

License and Proof of Insurance Please - police nab 3-year-old who took off in mom's car
To Have and to Hold - police team rescues a man who was confined to a dingy room by his wife at their G’nagar house
You Are What You Eat - Burger King ad featuring its mascot as crazy offends mental health organizations

On this day in history: April 5, 1951 - Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are sentenced to death for acts of treason, which in this case means giving atomic bomb secrets to the Soviet Union.

Born on this day in history: April 5, 1908 - Bette Davis (1908 - 1989) Lowell, Massachusetts, native Bette Davis made her big screen debut in 1931's The Bad Sister after a talent scout saw one of her Broadway stage performances and asked her to screen test. Davis went on to have a robust, 50-year film career, and became the first person to secure ten Academy Award nominations for acting.

Scripture of the Day: For Christ's love compels us, because we are convinced that one died for all, and therefore all died. And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again. — 2 Corinthians 5:14-15

Video of the Day: Ibis Tek COBRA Vehicle on 21 News and KDKA - submitted by Jay

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
First iPad jailbreak demoed...with video!
Microsoft's money saves July 4th fireworks
Whole Foods working to curb Facebook-based scam

Photography Contest

All visitors are invited to submit photographs (no limit!) to be considered for the Photography Contest! The contest will begin April 1 and will run through May 31st. As submissions are received, they will be added to the
Photography Contest Gallery.

Voting will be for favorite photographers. Details will follow.

To submit entries, please send them to me as email attachments. You may use the email link below to initiate an email message to me. Simply attach the images you wish to enter to your message.

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Please feel free to edit, crop, and enhance the entries as you wish. You may submit the entries in any resolution.

Photography Contest Gallery.