Monday, February 06, 2012

Fighting Back, Smile for the Camera, -and- Crime and Punishment

In the News Today
  • Fighting Back - NJ robber dies trying to steal phone from wrestler
  • Smile for the Camera - Oakland red-light camera nets $3M in one year
  • Crime and Punishment - Sheriff's deputies use Taser on woman blocking McDonald's drive-through

    Technology in the News Today
  • Google Earth Update Quashes Atlantis Rumors
  • London Olympics Could Prompt Internet Slowdown
  • U.S. Government's Secure Android Phones Expected This Year

    Born on this Day in History: February 6, 1911 - Born Ronald Wilson Reagan, he initially chose a career in entertainment. While in Hollywood, he served as President of the Screen Actor's Guild. He was elected Governor of California in 1966. 40th president of the United States (1981–89), noted for his conservative Republicanism, his fervent anticommunism, and his appealing personal style, characterized by a jaunty affability and folksy charm. The only movie actor ever to become president, he had a remarkable skill as an orator that earned him the title "the Great Communicator." His policies have been credited with contributing to the demise of Soviet communism.

    On this Day in History: February 6, 1951 - Radio personality Paul Harvey is arrested for trying to break into Argonne Atomic Lab.

    Scripture of the Day

    Video of the Day - Submitted by Cap'n Jack

    Walmart People - Click to enlarge