Thursday, July 07, 2011

That's Really Artful!, Going to Pot, -and- Matters of Life and Death

In the News Today:
  • That's Really Artful! - CAUGHT ON TAPE: Man walks into art gallery, takes Picasso off wall, walks out!
  • Going to Pot - Willie Nelson's weed-related plea deal rejected by a Texas judge
  • Matters of Life and Death - "brain dead" woman wakes up after family nixes donor request

    Technology in the News Today:
  • Hackers Have Disclosed a Bug in Software From Apple Inc That Security Experts Said Could Be Exploited By Criminals Looking To Gain Remote Control Over iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch Devices
  • Police Issue Warning After Several Craigslist Users Robbed
  • Apple Denied Injunction in Amazon "App Store" Battle

    On this Day in History:
    July 7, 1970 - 46 people are shot dead in the downtown area during a five-day race riot in Asbury Park, New Jersey.

    Born on this Day in History: July 7, 1940 - Ringo Starr (1940 - )Liverpool, England, drummer Ringo Starr became part of music history when he replaced Pete Best in the group The Beatles in 1962. After the group split in 1970, Starr produced solo albums such as Sentimental Journey (1970), Bad Boy (1978), and Liverpool 8 (2008). In 2010, Starr will be given his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

    Scripture of the Day:

    Video of the Day: - submitted by Amber

    The New Mac Mini! The Mactini

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