Friday, December 17, 2010

To Protect and Serve, Git 'er Done!, -and- Get Me to the Church on Time

To Protect and Serve - state trooper arrested for DUI while on duty
Git 'er Done! - American Redneck Society formed to advocate for rural Americans
Get Me to the Church on Time - jilted woman sues groom for $100K in damages

On this day in history: December 17, 1969 - The US Air Force terminates Project Blue Book, which investigated reports of UFOs.

Born on this day in history: December 17, 1929 - William Safire (1929 - 2009) Born in New York City, journalist William Safire got his big break as a speechwriter for President Richard Nixon in 1968. In 1973, he began work as a columnist for The New York Times, writing about the intricacies of language. He earned a Pulitzer Prize in 1978 and Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2005 for his contributions to the written word.

Scripture of the Day:

Video of the Day:

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

Technology News
Facebook hit by afternoon outage
Google launches "Body Browser"
Microsoft launches free Security Essentials 2.0