Friday, November 04, 2011

Fighting Back, Crime and Punishment, -and- Let There Be Dark

In the News Today
  • Fighting Back - developer with shotgun scared off Oakland rioters
  • Crime and Punishment - Riverside County mulling charging inmates to stay in jail
  • Let There Be Dark - unable to pay bill, Michigan city turns off lights

    Technology in the News Today
  • Like Google's 'Do a Barrel Roll'? You'll Love These Other Easter Eggs
  • Drug Cartel Releases 'Anonymous' Hostage, But Battle Continues
  • YouTube, Chrome Get Google+ Integration

    Born on this Day in History: November 4, 1969 - Matthew McConaughey was born on November 4, 1969 in Ulvaide, Texas. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and got his first big break with the 1993 film Dazed and Confused and played a layer in the Academy Award-winning film Amistad. McConaughey was named People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive" for 2005. He has two children with his partner Camila Alves.

    On this Day in History: November 4, 1979 - The US Embassy in Tehran is stormed by "students", holding 52 hostages for 444 days. The incident propels Ted Koppel and his magnificent hair onto the national scene with a long series of repetitive Nightline: America Held Hostage specials.

    Scripture of the Day

    Charles Stanley Quote of the Day

    A Christian has no right being in a fight unless it's a spiritual fight.

    Video of the Day -

    Walmart People - Click to enlarge

    Proud Parents - Click to enlarge