Trivia answer from yesterday: It's fossilized Ichthyosaur vomit.
Movie Rating: The Alamo.
I seem to remember this being panned when it first came out, but I thought it was pretty well done. Billy Bob Thornton as Davey Crockett was especially good. 3.7 starfish out of 5.
The Rapture Index, checked daily by the truly religiously insane. The record high occured during the Bush 9/11 intelligence failure and the record low occured, of course, during the reign of the best President of your lifetime.
Dept. of Educashun: The Battle of the Somme. Sheesh, what a nightmare.
I missed this, but the administration has named Matthew Hogan as director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This steward of the land, and courageous American, is the former head lobbyist of the Safari Club International. Members of SCI goals inclued:
“To complete all 29 award categories, a hunter must kill a minimum of 322 separate species and sub-species - enough to populate a large zoo. This is an extremely expensive and lengthy task, and many SCI members take the quick and easy route to see their names in the record books. They shoot captive animals in canned hunts, both in the United States and overseas, and some engage in other unethical conduct like shooting animals over bait, from vehicles, with spotlights, or on the periphery of national parks.”
Read more about SCI here, if you can stomach it.
Fur bikinis are just wrong.
I’d probably end up leaving this million dollar cell phone on a restaurant table or something. I’ll pass.