Even captured, the terrorists won

Posted by & filed under News.

Talk about news you just can’t get away from. Every news station is saturating their broadcasts and websites with information about the captured terrorists in England that were plotting to blow up 9, or 10 depending on the source, planes between London and several American cities.

Gas not as big of a concern as though in Rita’s path

Posted by & filed under News.

Like I posted a couple of days ago, we drove up to Austin to run from the pending doom that the news claimed was coming our way in the form of Hurricane Rita. We didn’t find a gas station with gas until we got to Smithville and didn’t stop until Bastrop. So, we filled up… Read more »

Deep Throat’s identity confirmed

Posted by & filed under News.

91 year old former FBI official W. Mark Felt has been confirmed as the informant “Deep Throat” who provided information that ultimately led to President Nixon’s resignation and impeachment.

Cool marketing gimmick

Posted by & filed under News.

Not really applying to anything else on this site, but it’s still a pretty cool marketing gimmick. 3m put a stack of money (some real, most fake) inside a glass case in Vancouver to promote a new security glass.

Digital camera washes ashore with tsunami pictures

Posted by & filed under News.

A Seattle man performing relief work in Thailand found a digital camera washed up on shore. The camera was destroyed, but the memory card was still readable. On the card was found the final pictures of a Vancouver couple vacationing in Thailand when the Tsunami hit.