Friday, December 10, 2010

May I Take Your Order?, De Plane De Plane!, -and- Heat of the Moment

May I Take Your Order? - robots wait tables at new restaurant
De Plane De Plane! - FAA loses track of 119,000 aircraft
Heat of the Moment - Cancun temps drop to 100-year low during global-warming conference

On this day in history: December 10, 1993 - Adolf Hitler is baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in a ceremony performed inside their London temple.

Born on this day in history: December 10, 1830 - Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886) Born in Amherst, Massachusetts, poet Emily Dickinson published less than a dozen poems during her lifetime. After Dickinson's death in 1886, her sister discovered nearly 1,800 of Emily's poems. An edited book of Dickinson's work was published in 1890, and an unedited version came available in 1955. She is now considered a major American poet.

Scripture of the Day:

Video of the Day: Small Cute Kitten - submitted by Cindy

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

Technology News
Google Chrome OS hands on
Costco to stop selling Apple products
Big Microsoft patch Tuesday heavy on non-critical updates