Monday, April 30, 2012

Walking Tall, Don't Speak, -and- Freedom Speechless

In the News Today
  • Walking Tall - Hundreds rally to back hard-line Arizona sheriff
  • Don't Speak - Russian activist detained for anti-Putin prayer
  • Freedom Speechless - Thai web editor faces 20 years for "royal insults"
    Technology in the News Today
  • Google Knew Street View Collected Private Data, FCC Says
  • Labyrinth Gone HTML5: Google Unleashes Maps Cube Game
  • Mozilla Unveils Firefox 13 Beta With Speed Boost

    Born on this Day in History: April 30, 1982 - Kirsten Dunst was born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. In 1989, she made her film debut in New York Stories. This was soon followed by a role in The Bonfire of the Vanities. She got her big break in Interview with the Vampire. She went on to appear in a string of major Hollywood productions, successfully transitioning to adult roles. In 2002 she starred in Spider-Man.

    On this Day in History: April 30, 1991 - Tropical cyclone Marian hits the Chittagong region of Bangladesh, killing 138,000 people and causing more than $1.5 billion in damage. Although 95% of the population heard the cyclone warning, most did not believe that a cyclone was actually on its way.

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