Friday, June 22, 2007


In 1982 (the year you were born)

Ronald Reagan is president of the US

The space shuttle Columbia completes its first operational flight

Actor John Belushi is found dead of a drug overdose in a West Hollywood hotel

Automobile manufacturer John Delorean is arrested and charged with possession of 59 pounds of cocaine

The first artificial heart is implanted in American Barney Clark

The Cable News Network, or CNN, is launched

750,000 people rally against nuclear weapons in New York City's Central Park

Time Magazine's Man of the Year was for the first time given to a non-human, a computer

The first computer virus, written by Rich Skrenta, escapes into the wild

Kirsten Dunst and Elisha Cuthbert are born

St. Louis Cardinals win the World Series

San Francisco 49ers win Superbowl XVI

New York Islanders win the Stanley Cup

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is the top grossing film

Ozzy Osbourne bites the head off of a live bat thrown at him during a performance, later hospitalized with rabies

"I Love Rock 'N Roll" by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts spends the most time at the top of the US charts

Cheers, Family Ties, Silver Spoons, and Fame premiere

You Are 40% Left Brained, 60% Right Brained

The left side of your brain controls verbal ability, attention to detail, and reasoning.
Left brained people are good at communication and persuading others.
If you're left brained, you are likely good at math and logic.
Your left brain prefers dogs, reading, and quiet.

The right side of your brain is all about creativity and flexibility.
Daring and intuitive, right brained people see the world in their unique way.
If you're right brained, you likely have a talent for creative writing and art.
Your right brain prefers day dreaming, philosophy, and sports.

You Belong in 1950

You're fun loving, romantic, and more than a little innocent. See you at the drive in!

Your Famous Last Words Will Be:

"I dunno, press the button and find out."

Thursday, June 21, 2007

A New Daddy In NASCAR!!!!

Well yesterday morning (at 9:09 am) Jeff Gordon and his wife Ingrid Vandebosch welcomed a 7 pounds, 1 ounce baby girl into the world. She was 20 inches long (yes, she is a Tony Stewart fan, lol) and they named her Ella Sofia Gordon. In a phone call to his offices, Jeff Gordon said that mother and baby are doing fine. Congratulations Jeff and Ingrid!!!!!! Also HAPPY BELATED FATHER'S DAY!!!!!

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Favorite Quotes 2

God doesn't bother himself with calendars.

Smart is believing half of what you hear; Brilliant is knowing which half to believe.

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. -Franklin Delano Roosevelt

When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure. -Peter Marshall

A good laugh is sunshine in a house. -William Makepeace Thackeray

What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies. -Aristotle

Without God the world would be a maze without a clue. -Woodrow Wilson (Wilson is a long distance relative of my family)

The cure for fear is faith. -Norman Vincent Peale

Faith is like electricity. You can't see it, but you can see the light.

Faith is not merely you holding on to God-It is God holding on to you. -E. Stanley Jones