Friday, April 29, 2011

Homeland Insecurity, Somebody's Watching You, -and- Matters of Life and Death

In the News Today:
  • Homeland Insecurity - terror list suspects allowed to buy guns in U.S.
  • Somebody's Watching You - "South Park" scares you into reading Apple's terms and conditions
  • Matters of Life and Death - several states take up fight over defunding Planned Parenthood

    Technology in the News Today:
  • Yahoo Mail outage: Is this thing on?
  • Windows 8: 7 things we know for sure
  • Nikon Image Authentication Software validates Photoshop phonies

    On this Day in History:
    April 29, 1945 - The American 7th Army liberates the Dachau death camp outside of Munich.

    Born on this Day in History: April 29, 1957 - Daniel Day-Lewis (1957 - ) Film actor, born in London, UK, the son of C Day-Lewis. He trained at the Bristol Old Vic and, after several small roles on stage and television, became well known for My Beautiful Launderette (1985) and Room With A View (1985). He won awards for his portrayal of handicapped Irish writer Christy Brown in My Left Foot (1989, Oscar, BAFTA).

    Scripture of the Day:

    Video of the Day: - Submitted by Cindy

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