Top 10: Worst Travel Experiences

This was inspired by some of friends recent Facebook status updates regarding travel problems. #10: Road Trip when my engine blew up. Actually, I was driving the car back to my parents house and was going to get a new car. The car just decided that it couldn't make it another mile. It blew up … Continue reading Top 10: Worst Travel Experiences

Sky Watch Friday: Road Tripping

Started this one months ago but somehow it got lost in my Drafts folder. Hopefully, I will be back on SkyWatch now after taking a break for a few months. The Big Guy got a new car shortly before we went home for Christmas. The new has a moon roof. I tend to get bored … Continue reading Sky Watch Friday: Road Tripping

More ID10T Candidates: Photos & Pot

Runner Up A Chicago teen was busted for illegally operating a commuter train. It seems this aspiring Einstein took pictures of himself and then posted them on his MySpace page.  Yep, that's right he provided the authorities with photographic proof of his stunt. Metra officials received a phone call a couple of weeks ago about … Continue reading More ID10T Candidates: Photos & Pot

Gator Blood

Researchers in Louisiana became intrigued that alligators live in swamps, often get cuts or other injuries but rarely die from infections. The researchers studied alligator blood. They discovered that alligator blood can destroy 23 different strains of bacteria including strains that are resistant to antibiotics. Researchers hope that this discovery may lead to new drugs … Continue reading Gator Blood

Another Out of Control Cop

This week another incident of a police officer misusing power caught on tape is making the national news.  Check out the this segment from ABC's Good Morning America. Last November, Angela Garbarino was arrested for DUI.  During the booking process Garbarino being difficult and asked Officer Wylie Willis repeatedly if she could make a phone … Continue reading Another Out of Control Cop