Daily Archives: 02 February 2, 2009

Oh my . . .

Skydiver lands with dying instructor at his back Daniel Pharr says he was in the middle of his first-ever skydive, thousands of feet over South Carolina, when the instructor strapped to his back stopped talking to him Saturday. The instructor, … Continue reading

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The Bob Hayes Letter

The best moment of this Super Bowl week took place this afternoon in a conference room at the Super Bowl media center, when Lucille Hester, the sister of former Cowboys wide receiver Bob Hayes, read a letter that her late … Continue reading

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Jesus Wins Super Bowl

TAMPA – Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a plane towing “Super Bowl Champion is Jesus” banner! Weather permitting, that’s the message scheduled to fly over the Tampa Bay area from 1 to 4 … Continue reading

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Hiccups vs. Winks

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Bacon Haikus

A blog dedicated entirely to bacon haikus. Link For instance . . .

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Giraffe Fight

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Protestant churchgoers are no more loyal to their church denomination than they are to brands of toothpaste or bathroom tissue

Survey findings released today from Ellison Research (Phoenix, Arizona) show that seven out of ten regular churchgoers would be at least somewhat open to switching denominations, with dramatic differences between Protestants and Roman Catholics. Yada, yada, yada, lots of crazy … Continue reading

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Gold mined from sewage sludge

A sewage plant in Japan’s Nagano prefecture has started mining gold from sludge, earning a cool 5 million yen ($56,000) in its first month of operation. On January 28, sewage plant operator Nagano Prefecture Suwa Construction Office announced that approximately … Continue reading

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Star Trek as The A-Team

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Soon, the robots will rule the world

Modular robot reassembles when kicked apart

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He-Man and She-Ra have seen better days

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Star Wars Horror Novel

This Halloween, Star Wars publishing goes someplace very new and very scary, with the release of the first Star Wars horror novel, Deathtroopers, by Joe Schreiber. The text for the back cover is still to come, but this front cover … Continue reading

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