Wednesday, February 16, 2011

The Doctor Is Out, Testing the Faith, -and- Take the Money and Run

In the News Today
The Doctor Is Out - computerized telephone hotline diagnoses coughs
Testing the Faith - Catholics rethink celibacy rule
Take the Money and Run - two TSA agents arrested at JFK for stealing $160,00 from bags

On this Day in History: February 17, 1989 - The cinematic masterpiece Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter opened in theaters. Pictured here, Bill and Ted's Excellent Breakfast Cereal.

Born on this Day in History: February 17, 1963 - Michael Jordan (1963 - ) Born in New York City, basketball star Michael Jordan joined the Chicago Bulls in 1984, and was named the National Basketball Association's Most Valuable Player five times. He holds the record for most points in an NBA play-off game (63), and scored over 50 game points 34 times. He earned his nickname, Air Jordan, for his remarkable athleticism.

Scripture of the Day

Video of the Day - submitted by Cap'n Jack

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
IE9 Release Candidate hits 2M downloads
Sports Illustrated to bench print-only subscriptions
GOP leaders issue disapproval resolution over Net Neutrality