Daily Archives: 15 April 15, 2008

Spa Week April 14-20

I guess this post is for the ladies . . . A spa treatment that would normally cost about $100 is now $50. The Dallas area has over a dozen to choose from, and there are a total of 18 … Continue reading

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I miss those Will Ferrell George Bush Impersonations

Here’s a recent one he did on Sunday on Night of Too Many Stars for Autism education. A bit of a language warning . . . Will Ferrell as Bush w/Jon Stewart on FunnyOrDie.com

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Herschel Walker and His Multiple Personalities

Last night I was watching TV and I saw the Herschel Walker segment on Nightline.   I found the most interesting part of the segment was his ex-wife and her eyes.  If you given a picture of Herschel and his ex-wife … Continue reading

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Ernie The Turtle Man

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Stowaway Owl on the USS Harry S. Truman

When the words foreign object debris (FOD) come to mind the last thing someone thinks about is an owl. On the morning of March 17 on board USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), an owl is exactly what was found. … Continue reading

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Thanks goes to Hitler

The torch relay that culminates in the ceremonial lighting of the flame at the Olympic stadium was ordered by Adolf Hitler, who tried to make the 1936 Berlin Games a celebration of the Third Reich. Hitler’s Nazi propaganda machine also … Continue reading

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A Nightmare for Many

Nick Paumgarten writes about the lives of elevators, and tells the story of Nicholas White, who was trapped in an elevator in New York City’s McGraw-Hill building for forty-one hours. Here is a condensed look at White’s ordeal, as captured … Continue reading

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Typo Hunt Across America

The Typo Eradication Advancement League (TEAL) is dedicated to a more perfectly spelling union. This March through May, we, sworn members of TEAL, will be taking a road trip around the country to stamp out as many typos as we … Continue reading

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Half and Half

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Eight Questions About the Human Body That Kids Always Ask

Kids are curious about all sorts of concepts and never stop bothering us with their thought-provoking, and annoying questions. Here are eight of them about the human body, and how to answer them. Why does hair go grey? Why do … Continue reading

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Interactive Vietnam Veterans Memorial

At full size, The Wall image on Footnote is about 460 feet wide (400,000 pixels wide by 12,500 pixels tall. Browse by name, military branch, enlistment type or hometown. 6,301 images were photographed by Peter Krogh Darren Higgins used six … Continue reading

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