Monday, April 11, 2011

The Kids Are Alright, Comfort Food, -and- Never Too Old

In the News Today
  • The Kids Are Alright - 7-year-old boy saves younger kids from dog attack
  • Comfort Food - woman can't stop eating sofas
  • Never Too Old - 103-year-old federal judge still hears cases

    On this Day in History: April 11, 2006 - Rapper Proof is shot to death at the CCC Club on 8 Mile Road in Detroit, Michigan. He manages to kill Keith Bender Jr. before dying from a gunshot to the head. Proof was a founding member of D-12, a rap supergroup featuring Eminem.

    Born on this Day in History: April 11, 1987 - Joss Stone (1987 - ) Born Joscelyn Eve Stoker in Dover, England, singer Joss Stone is known for throaty vocals, soulful renditions and barefoot performances. At age 16, she released debut album The Soul Sessions which hit both U.K. and U.S. charts. Stone’s follow-up album was an even bigger success.

    Scripture of the Day

    Video of the Day - submitted by Phillip

    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
  • Trivia goes digital with "A Google Day"
  • Report: Apple acknowledges iPad 2 connection issues
  • Mozilla switches Firefox to 18-week development cycle; Firefox 5 expected June 21