Friday, September 07, 2012

In the News Today
  • Animal Kingdom - California judge tosses PETA lawsuit against california "happy cows" ads
  • Don't Bank on It - Owners lose possessions after home is mistakenly foreclosed
  • Brave New Schools - Gaithersburg Elementary School abolishes homework

    Technology in the News Today
  • Hacker Gets 30 Months for Botnet That Hit 72,000 PCs
  • When Hackers and Government Collide
  • Sony Player Studio Turns Gamers Into Developers

    Born on this Day in History: September 7, 1936 - Born in Lubbock, Texas, Buddy Holly was an American singer/songwriter who produced some of the most distinctive and influential work in rock music. Already well versed in several music styles, he was a seasoned performer by age 16. With hits such as "Peggy Sue" and "That'll Be the Day," Buddy Holly was a rising star when a tragic plane crash struck him down in 1959 at age 22.

    On this Day in History: September 7, 1776 - During the Revolutionary War, the American submersible craft Turtle attempts to attach a time bomb to the hull of British Admiral Richard Howe's flagship Eagle in New York Harbor. It was the first use of a submarine in warfare.

    Scripture of the Day
    Video of the Day - Submitted by Jeff
    Walmart People - Click to enlarge