Thursday, March 17, 2011

Wild Thing, Reckless Driving, -and- Animal Kingdom

In the News Today
  • Wild Thing - Tinted Sheen, an add-on for Chrome and Firefox, will redact all online references to Charlie Sheen, leaving you to surf the Web in peace
  • Reckless Driving - woman sends over 1,000 texts while driving bus
  • Animal Kingdom - gang Of feral cats "The size of dogs" terrorizes Australian neighborhood

    On this Day in History: March 17, 1948 - The Hells Angels Motorcycle Club is founded in San Bernardino, California by veterans of World War II who were former members of the Pissed Off Bastards. Hell's Angels has 100 chapters globally, with more than 1600 members.

    Born on this Day in History: March 17, 1972 - Mia Hamm (1972 - ) Born in Selma, Alabama, Mia Hamm is largely considered the best female soccer player in history. Hamm played with the United States women's national soccer team for 17 years, building one of the biggest fan bases of any American athlete. She was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 2007 and the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 2008.

    Scripture of the Day

    Video of the Day - submitted by Danica

    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
  • Android loads mobile Web pages 52 percent faster than iPhone, study says
  • Firefox 4 likely to launch on March 24
  • Internet Explorer 9 is great; but is it too late?