Daily Archives: 09 December 9, 2009

Mystery as spiral blue light display hovers above Norway

A mysterious light display appearing over Norway last night has left thousands of residents in the north of the country baffled. Witnesses from Trøndelag to Finnmark compared the amazing sight to anything from a Russian rocket to a meteor or … Continue reading

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The decade according to 9-year-olds

So much has defined this past decade, but imagine what it would be like if the past 9 years were the only years you had lived through. Yahoo! News editor Allison Louie-Garcia spoke to fourth graders in Orange County, Calif. … Continue reading

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A Wedding Registry for Wishes, Not Stuff

A Wish Registry is a wedding gift registry that allows you to register for meaningful wishes, rather than for “stuff”. Whether you wish for your dream home, your honeymoon, or your future child’s education fund… your wedding wish registry will … Continue reading

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$10,000 in cash found at Kmart

The mystery of the holiday season isn’t just about whether reindeer can fly. In Des Moines, the mystery now includes who left a red tin can with more than $10,000 in cash at a Kmart store. Kmart officials turned the … Continue reading

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Volleyball coach benched her over pregnancy

A pregnant high-school student who filed a civil rights complaint after being benched by her school’s volleyball coach says she is now facing reprisals from her classmates. Mackenzie McCollum, 17, filed a Title IX complaint against Arlington Heights High School … Continue reading

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Real life ‘Edward Scissorhands’ brings new approach to hairdressing

A stylist has emulated Edward Scissorhands by inventing a set of razor sharp ‘clawz’ which he claims will revolutionise hair cutting. Read the full article here or visit his website to buy the attachments.

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Who Inspired You Most This Year?

Beliefnet invites you to meet the 10 nominees for Most Inspiring Person of 2009. These are remarkable individuals who have shown heroism, selflessness, and love by doing something extraordinarily inspiring this year. Link I really liked the story of Paul … Continue reading

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Top Ten Everything of 2009

TIME decided to provide a top ten list for just about anything you can think of. The Top 10 Everything of 2009 Some highlights and observations: Our previous president, despite his ability to sound pretty awkward while speaking, had the … Continue reading

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Patients are having their eyes fitted with an artificial lens that allows them to see in high definition

Patients are having their eyes fitted with an artificial lens that allows them to see in high definition. Surgeons begin the process by implanting the lens into the eye using the standard procedure for cataracts. Then, for the first time … Continue reading

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My Second Christmas Card of 2009

Yesterday in the mail I got a card from Danny alllll the way from Plano, TX.  He didn’t include a coupon, but wrote some kind words about what this blog means to him. Wanna send me card so I can … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

I saw this old Cowboys sticker on a truck yesterday.  Back in the early 80’s they were real popular and they always stood out to me because they were square and the silver was shine, heck, I probably haven’t seen … Continue reading

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