Archive for April 2008

This Ain’t Chicken Little it’s an earthquake on live TV

April 29, 2008

Check out this weatherman, Byron Douglas, from WFIE-TV as he continues to deliver the forecast even in the midst of an earthquake. CLICK HERE Now that’s a guy I want with me in the foxhole when the bombs start going off. Watch the video and let me know what you think of this outstanding ability to roll with the punches and stay cool on live TV. I think the guy should get a “Cool Under Pressure” award for this performance.

Watch The Bill Moyers Interview with Rev. Jeremiah Wright Here

April 27, 2008

Rev. Jeremiah Wright

For any of you who missed Bill Moyers interview with Reverend Jeremiah Wright Jr. you can view the entire interview at this link: http://www.pbs.org/moyers/journal/04252008/watch.html.  Please watch it and then post your comments here.

 

Brazil gives up on priest carried off by balloons :: CHICAGO

April 25, 2008

A priest from Brazil is missing after flying off in a bunch of helium filled balloons. Cmon now, is this for real? Does this make you think of the Wizard of Oz?

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Making Money, the How-To Way

April 24, 2008

Online instructional videos — even for such arcane tasks as turning flashlights into lasers — are proving extraordinarily popular and lucrative.

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WSJ.com – Nintendo Hopes Its ‘Wii Fit’ Works Out

April 23, 2008

My comment: I’m looking forward to picking this up when I see it on sale in Chicago. Once I get it, I’ll let you know how I like it.

Nintendo’s Wii introduced sedentary gamers to the idea of moving off the couch. Now Nintendo is coming out with the Wii Fit, an add-on designed to appeal to women looking to lose weight. Nintendo of America’s Cammie Dunaway talks about challenges posed by the product’s marketing.

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WSJ.com – You Can’t Take Car Envy to the Bank (4/20/08)

April 21, 2008

For most of us, cars will take more of our money over a lifetime than anything else. But when you’re envying your neighbors car, remember that every dollar spent on a car is a dollar that you’re not saving and investing for tomorrow.

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Americans, time to warm up for Nintendo’s Wii Fit!

April 16, 2008

Despite just being released in December, Wii Fit already has sold 1.76 million copies in Japan and is the best-selling game of the year ending March 31.

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