Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Speeders, Spy vs Spy, -and- The Spitting Image

In the News Today
Speeders - woman issued three speeding tickets in one hour
Spy vs Spy - misconduct of intelligence agents exposed
The Spitting Image - man charged with attempted murder for spitting on nurse

On this Day in History: January 19, 1997 - Todd Bridges, "Willis" on "Diff'rent Strokes," booked in Marina Del Rey on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. He repeatedly rammed the weapon, his car, into another vehicle after an argument in a video arcade.

Born on this Day in History: January 19, 1946 - Dolly Parton (1946 - ) Born in Locust Ridge, Tennessee, singer-songwriter Dolly Parton gained early fame singing with country star Porter Wagoner. Nicknamed "The Queen of Country Music," Parton is one of the few artists to score a No.1 country single in each of the last four decades. In addition to music, Parton is an actress and operates her Dollywood theme park.

Scripture of the Day

Video of the Day - I was fortunate enough to acquire one of these incredible guitars last Saturday. It is truly an amazing instrument.
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Imagine my surprise when I encountered this scene at Walmart while journeying to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.

Technology in the News Today
How Facebook earned $1.86 billion in ad revenue in 2010
Feds arrest hackers for AT&T email breach
The best Firefox add-ons