1. Thinker-type Quiz What kind of thinker are you? <http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/leonardo/thinker_quiz/index.shtml> My results: -You are a Logical-Mathematical Thinker -You are an Interpersonal Thinker 2. June Postings Reprised [Celebrity News - Movie Stars] * "Gwyneth 'prefers Mozart to Coldplay' for Apple" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1000030.html> "Gwyneth Paltrow prefers playing Mozart to baby Apple than husband Chris Martin's Coldplay tracks" * "Sorry, Mr Farrell, but you'll have to queue" <http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?art_id=vn20040614112742807C995671> "Hollywood heart throb Colin Farrell had to queue for a table at a Cape Town restaurant like other mere mortals, after staff failed to recognise him" * "Clueless cop clocks Clapton" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1002291.html> "A policeman reportedly didn't recognise Eric Clapton when he pulled him over for speeding" [Ten Ways to Stop Traffic II - Food Spills] * "Truck driver survives crash with moose, then ensuing fire" <http://www.wlbz2.com/newscenter/article.asp?id=14355> "A Canadian truck driver who was hauling 35,000 pounds of fresh fish from Nova Scotia escaped serious injury when his rig collided with a moose along a remote stretch of Route 9 in Washington County" * "Truck carrying hams crashes" <http://www.kctv5.com/Global/story.asp?S=1959925&nav=1PuZO6XD> "Traffic was still backed up Tuesday afternoon on eastbound Interstate 70 after a tractor-trailer carrying hams crashed early Tuesday morning" [Unusual Place Names] * "Lost village set to disappear" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/3492672.stm> "The Scottish village of Lost is changing its name because souvenir hunters keep making its road signs disappear" [Get Educated] * "Czech students learn to play on university course" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_988844.html> "A university in the Czech Republic will show students how to play pool as part of a physics course" [Name-Givers and Name-Changers] * "Elvis couple's baby name dilemma" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1004586.html> "A Belgian couple whose 15 children's names are linked to Elvis Presley say they cannot think of a name for their 16th child" * "Boy named ESPN gets visit from sports network" <http://www.sacbee.com/24hour/weird/story/1458856p-8854813c.html> "ESPN (pronounced Espen) McCall is one of at least three youngsters in the United States known to be named for the sports network. A couple in Corpus Christi named their son Espn Curiel in 2000, the same year Espen Blondeel was born in Michigan"
Wednesday, June 30, 2004
Posted by Bruno at 8:53am