Daily Archives: 23 April 23, 2009

Mother uses Bible verse on modesty to fight Irving ISD dress code requiring tucked-in shirts

Dyker Neyland says she fought for her daughter’s right to attend Irving’s Thomas Haley Elementary School wearing an untucked shirt because of her religious beliefs as a Christian. The Irving school board agreed with her this week and overturned decisions … Continue reading

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SmartFaucet by iHouse recognizes faces to adjust temperature and flow

Combining sophisticated design with high-end technology, the SmartFaucet by iHouse brings the utmost convenience. Using a facial screening application, the iHouse Smart Faucet recognizes the user and automatically turns on the water to the preferred temperature and flow. The touchscreen … Continue reading

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Addicting Time-Waster

Spell words from the tiles to gain points. 75 tiles drop every game, reload or click here to play a new game. Your point multiplier increases by spelling consecutive words correctly. Your multiplier resets if you drop a piece or … Continue reading

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A Little Overboard?

The International Congress of Churches and Ministers has one heck of an introduction to their website.  Be sure to have you sound on so you can get teh full effect. Link

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Movie Stars Who Die the Most

Reaching the top of the Hollywood totem pole usually means you play the hero, get the girl, and ride into the sunset. But sometimes, you don’t even make it to the final fade out. Link Tom Cruise has only died … Continue reading

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Henson’s 11

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Lighted Tree Frog

From James Snyder of National Geographic This is a Cuban tree frog on a tree in my backyard in southern Florida. How and why he ate this light is a mystery. It should be noted that at the time I … Continue reading

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Frustrated Cat

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In Case You Wanted to Fill Up on Carbs

Domino’s Pizza Introduces Bread Bowl Pasta The new penne pasta dishes — served in bread bowls — are available in six flavors: chicken carbonara, Italian sausage marinara, chicken alfredo, pasta primavera, three cheese mac-n-cheese and a “build your own” pasta. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

The correct amount of change in those two containers that I posted on Monday was $65.10 – which means RightSaidTed came the closest without going over with a guess of $63.75.  Well, RightSaidTed, just send me an email with your … Continue reading

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