Friday, September 09, 2011

Jurassic Bark, Matters of Life and Death, -and- Stupid Criminals

In the News Today
  • Jurassic Bark - new costumes allow owners to turn dogs into prehistoric beasts
  • Matters of Life and Death - Florida county yanks $500K for Planned Parenthood
  • Stupid Criminals - 7-Eleven robber leaves wallet behind

    Technology in the News Today
  • Crash Affects Millions Of Microsoft Users
  • Microsoft Shows Off Super Speedy Windows 8 Boot Time
  • Mozilla Wants Answers After Digital Certificate Hacks

    On this Day in History: September 9, 1971 - 1,300 inmates riot inside the Attica Correctional Facility in western New York state, commandeering the prison and taking 40 guards hostage. The national guard stages an assault five days later, killing 42 people in the process (10 of them being captives).

    Born on this Day in History: September 9, 1966 - Adam Sandler - Originally a stand-up comedian, New Yorker Adam Sandler became a writer for "Saturday Night Live" in 1990. By 1995 he had his own film career. Comedies such as Billy Madison (1995) and Happy Gilmore (1996) were big hits, but he later became known for his dramatic and romantic movies, such as Punch-Drunk Love (2002) and Funny People (2009).

    Scripture of the Day

    Video of the Day -

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