The Final Frontier - NASA plans to send astronauts to Mars and leave them there forever
Life with Big Brother - Baltimore hands out first trans-fat citation
Surf's Up! - Internet reception reaches summit of Mount Everest
On this day in history: October 29, 1994 - Armed with a semi-automatic rifle, Colorado upholsterer Francisco Duran fires 27 shots at the White House from the sidewalk on Pennsylvania Ave. Because he opted for Chinese-made SKS rifle, few of Duran's shots come anywhere near the building. Nevertheless, he receives a life sentence for attempting to assassinate President Clinton.
Scripture of the Day: I urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to Godthis is your spiritual act of worship. — Romans 12:1
Video of the Day: Humorous Milwaukee Tool Commercial - submitted by Darin
Imagine my surprise when I encountered this scene at Walmart while journeying to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.