Thursday, September 22, 2011

Run for the Border, Domo Arigato, -and- Somebody's Watching You

In the News Today
  • Run for the Border - man returns to Taco Bell with shotgun over no hot sauce in order
  • Domo Arigato - tiny Japanese robot takes on Ironman triathlon challenge
  • Somebody's Watching You - GM's OnStar now spying on your car for profit even after you unsubscribe

    Technology in the News Today
  • Satellite Crash Landing Expected Friday, But Where?
  • Nikon J1 Mirrorless Digital Camera: Hands On
  • Google Wallet Doesn't Work With NFC Stickers

    On this Day in History: September 22, 1979 - A two-to-three kiloton nuclear bomb explodes in the waters off remote Bouvet Island, near Antarctica. No government ever claims responsibility for the secret test.

    Born on this Day in History: September 22, 1961 - Scott Baio (1961 - ) New York actor Scott Baio is best known for playing Fonzi's cousin, Chachi Arcola, on the sitcom "Happy Days" (1974), and its spin-off, "Joanie Loves Chachi" (1982). His role on the 1984's "Charles in Charge" further solidified his teen heartthrob status. In 2007, Baio returned to TV in a reality show about his life, called "Scott Baio is 45 and Single."

    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.