Daily Archives: 05 March 5, 2007

Dang it, some people actually care about Paris Hilton

The AP ran an experimental blackout of Paris Hilton news and wondered if anyone would notice . . . unfortunately they did. It was only meant to be a weeklong ban — not the boldest of journalistic initiatives, and one, … Continue reading

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Disney Wedding Gowns

If your nuptial dreams include a fairy-tale wedding, Walt Disney Co. might have the perfect solution. The company is using its stable of imaginary princesses as inspiration for a new line of wedding gowns. Disney and bridal designer Kirstie Kelly … Continue reading

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How the world really shapes up

We all know what the world looks like. But a new series of extraordinary maps shows our planet in a very different light. Rather than defining each country by size, these computer-generated modified maps – or cartograms – redraw the … Continue reading

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What’s Up With Me This Morning – Last Wishes

Some of you have emailed asking how am I feeling since I mentioned I was sick a couple days ago.  Well, I’m taking the day off work resting at home still feeling sick, but I think the worst has passed … Continue reading

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This blog caught my attention

Homesick Texan I am an expat Texan who has lived in New York City for over 11 years. And while I enjoy typical New York City nosh such as bagels, coal-oven pizza and smoked fish, nothing makes me swoon like … Continue reading

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Handwriting Analysis

Discover what your handwriting reveals about you with a personalized handwriting analysis. Link

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If you took a picture of the Sun at the same time each day, would it remain in the same position?

The answer is no. Explanation

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I remember participating in Jump Rope for Heart

And I remember jumping to the song “Lets Get Physical.”  Let’s just say the kids were a little too naive. But this is a bit much . . . MINOOKA — A physical education teacher at Minooka Intermediate School was … Continue reading

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Blind Faith: Americans believe in religion — but know little about it.

The United States is the most religious nation in the developed world, if religiosity is measured by belief in all things supernatural — from God and the Virgin Birth to the humbler workings of angels and demons. Americans are also … Continue reading

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Baby’s first whistle

Check it out here.

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Google Maps Missle

Getter a better look here.

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Human body parts delivered to wrong address

CASCADE TOWNSHIP — A Cascade Township couple made a disturbing discovery when two extra packages containing human body parts were delivered to their home. Investigators with the Kent County Sheriff’s Department say the packages originated in China and were supposed to be … Continue reading

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