Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Brave New Schools, Big Mac Attack, -and- Uneasy Riders

In the News Today
  • Brave New Schools - teacher accused of making students rub her feet
  • Big Mac Attack - early-morning McDonald’s menu changeover prompted Wisconsin woman's meltdown
  • Uneasy Riders - Boulder considers 8-MPH speed limit for bicycles

    Technology in the News Today
  • Android Captures 52 Percent of Global Smartphone Market Share
  • How To Run Almost Any Android App On the Kindle Fire
  • New Battery Tech Promises 10X Charge Life of Today's Batteries

    Born on this Day in History: November 15, 1929 - Actor Ed Asner got his big break when he landed the part of gruff newsman Lou Grant on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show." When that popular sitcom ended, Asner continued with the drama spinoff "Lou Grant." He won Emmy Awards for both shows. Asner's voice also starred in many animated features, including Pixar's Up. He was president of the Screen Actor's Guild 1981-1985.

    On this Day in History: November 15, 1990 - Producers acknowledge that Milli Vanilli (the 1990 "Best Artist" Grammy Award winners) did not sing on their album.

    Scripture of the Day

    Charles Stanley Quote of the Day

    When you become consumed by God's call on your life, everything will take on new meaning and significance. You will begin to see every facet of your life - including your pain - as a means through which God can work to bring others to Himself.

    Video of the Day -

    Walmart People - Click to enlarge

    Proud Parents - Click to enlarge