Monthly Archives: December 2011

For Those That Think Texas Has Always Been a Red State

Wikipedia

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Professors’ proposed calendar synchronizes dates with days

Imagine a future in which you always know the date of baseball’s opening day. Or that your birthday is always on a Tuesday (sorry). Or that New Year’s Eve is always on a Saturday. As the people of the world … Continue reading

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99-year-old divorces wife after he discovered 1940s affair

An Italian couple are to become the world’s oldest divorcees, after the 99-year-old husband found that his 96-year-old wife had an affair in the 1940s. The Italian man, identified by lawyers in the case only as Antonio C, was rifling … Continue reading

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Amputee Football Championships

Very impressive skills . . .

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He didn’t hear deer on this rooftop on Christmas Eve

But in his bedroom.  Link  

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Bag of Randomness

I caught a segment on Today yesterday about spanking and noticed the in-studio expert being interviewed had notes written on the palm of her hand (around the 5:40 mark).  She, by the way, was very against spanking and offered alternatives that … Continue reading

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The guide dog that helps his blind best friend get around

This pair of pugs are firm friends with a very special relationship – one acting as the eyes of the other. Franky acts as a guide dog to his fellow pug Elly, helping on walks or to find food and … Continue reading

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Bad Omen

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Bag of Randomness

I’ll be in Austin for almost all of next week so I thought I would take in a Longhorn men’s basketball game.  Too bad they’ll be playing at UCLA. As a kid it was a bit of a tradition for … Continue reading

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And I thought the ‘one punch’ only worked in the movies

A clerk in North Carolina took matters into his own hands when a would-be robber brandished a gun and demanded money. Derek Mothershead, 26, was already on high alert because the We Buy Gold store in Hendersonville had been recently … Continue reading

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Robber Changes Mind After He Realizes He’s Robbing an NBA Player

Sixers coach Doug Collins gave the team off on Christmas Eve so his players could enjoy the holiday as they were scheduled to fly to Portland on Christmas Day and practice there later that night. It was on the team’s … Continue reading

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TNT’s NBA Opening Day Montage

This is great, because you get to see today’s greats play with legends . . . like Kobe and playing with Magic Jason Terry playing with Rolando Blackmon, and then you get to see today’s greats play against legends like … Continue reading

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