Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Animal Kingdom, Weapons of Choice, -and- Book 'em Dano!

Animal Kingdom - woman found with 32 cats in Motel 6 room
Weapons of Choice - open-carry activists laud North Carolina
Book 'em Dano! - anti-terror law upheld by high court

On this day in history: June 22, 1941 - The German Army invades Russia, quickly destroying five Russian armies and one fourth of the Red air force. At completion of the war in 1945, nearly 27 million Soviets were dead. Thus ended the German-Soviet "Peace and Friendship" Treaty.

Born on this day in history: June 22, 1949 - Meryl Streep (1949 - ) New Jersey actress Meryl Streep made her film debut in 1977. She won her first Oscar in Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), and is known for her range and facility with accents in movies like Sophie's Choice (1982), Adaption(2002) and Julie and Julia (2009). Streep has received 15 Oscar and 23 Golden Globe nods-more than any other actor in history.

Scripture of the Day: The Lord will keep you from all harm—he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore. - Psalm 121:7-8

Video of the Day: Banned iPhone Promo - submitted by Chris

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

Technology News
Apples iOS 4 benchmarked: Is it faster?
Hands on: Windows Live Messenger for iPhone
Apple's iOS 4 release notes show iPhone, iPod features