European English

Konstantin Berkovich sent this humorous one to me… The European Commission has just announced an agreement whereby English will be the official language of the European Union rather than German, which was the other possibility. As part of the negotiations,

Google Gadgets

Google is now making over 1200 Google Gadgets available for embedding in any web page. Web site developers can now make it even easier for visitors to get driving directions, view photo albums, explore the weather, etc.  In a sense, it enables

Palestinian Civil War

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I really like this headline: “Fatah militia threaten to kill Hamas leaders“.  If you’re not familiar with these two groups, Hamas is the Palestinian terrorist organization that wants to kill all

Dow Jones at All-Time High

Just in case you’re an owner of stocks (most of us are stockholders these days), it’s important to note that the Dow Jones rallied to an all-time high.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed today at 11,727, which is the

Strange Quotes From Athletes

1. Torrin Polk, University of Houston receiver, on his coach, John Jenkins: “He treats us like men. He lets us wear earrings.” 2. Football commentator and former player Joe Theismann: “Nobody in football should be called a genius. A genius