Got Sleep? February 19th, 2002 @ 10:42 am PDT
Sleep hogs beware. A new study suggests that individuals who sleep eight hours or more a night actually have an increased death rate compared to those who average fewer hours. Study subjects who slept seven hours a night had the best survival rates. Those sleeping eight hours a night were 12 percent more likely to […]
Tony Kornheiser January 24th, 2002 @ 9:58 am PDT
Doh! I tossed an airball this morning. I was listening to The Tony Kornheiser Show on ESPN radio on my way to work. Tony was asking if one of the actors from the old TV show Gunsmoke was still alive. I remembered that one of my previous bosses, Kelly, created a site where you could […]
Not So Happy Ending January 24th, 2002 @ 1:49 am PDT
The scene was jubilant — a dream come true for a loyal New England Patriots fan like Michael Downing. His beloved team had just capped an improbable comeback to defeat the Oakland Raiders in one of the most memorable playoff games in NFL history. Just seconds later, as his family cheered amid the bedlam at […]
DT January 8th, 2002 @ 4:21 pm PDT
Dave Thomas, the portly pitchman whose homespun ads built Wendy’s Old-Fashioned Hamburgers into one of the world’s most successful fast-food enterprises, died today of liver cancer. He was 69.
Last Meal December 18th, 2001 @ 9:51 am PDT
Bored? You can go to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice web site and peruse the Final Meal Requests of death row inmates. What would you order as your last meal? Some of them are pretty interesting. link via Bob
sad December 8th, 2001 @ 3:45 am PDT
The day the music died
George Harrison December 1st, 2001 @ 1:55 am PDT
In Memory of George Harrison Two of my all-time favorites: Here Comes the Sun – The Beatles While My Guitar Gently Weeps – The Beatles
George November 30th, 2001 @ 12:33 am PDT
George Harrison just died. That sucks.
India September 16th, 2001 @ 4:07 pm PDT
I’m going to guess that the gunmen in India who shot a 10 year-old-boy and left a note warning the government not to support the US in any retaliatory action against the Taliban didn’t read The Dalai Lama’s letter to the President of the United States of America.