Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Fighting Back, Paper Trail, -and- Carry-off Luggage

In the News Today:
  • Fighting Back - 10-year-old girl sprinter catches thieves
  • Paper Trail - NYC rationing toilet paper at Coney Island
  • Carry-off Luggage - woman tries to sneak husband out of prison in suitcase

    Technology in the News Today:
  • Extension Slurps Facebook Contacts into Google+
  • Hulu Disables Facebook Connect over Privacy Issues
  • ANonymous Hacks Apple Server

    On this Day in History:
    July 5, 1976 - After receiving an especially bloody beating at the hands of her husband Ike, Tina Turner sneaks out of the Dallas hotel they're staying at while he is asleep. She walks away from their 16-year relationship with only 36 cents in her pocket.

    Born on this Day in History: July 5, 1963 - Edie Falco (1963 - ) Born in Brooklyn, New York, actress Edie Falco got her big break in the Woody Allen film Bullets Over Broadway (1994). In 1999, Falco earned the attention of casting directors at "The Sopranos." Her role as Carmela Soprano earned the actress three Emmys, two Golden Globes, and five SAG awards. More recently, she has a starring role in "Nurse Jackie."

    Scripture of the Day:

    Video of the Day: - Submitted by Darin

    Corvette vs. Lamborghini

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