The Daily Word 04.06.09

The Daily Word

Spanking is good for couples.

Snuggie vs. Slanket vs. Freedom Blanket vs. Blankoat.

An earthquake hits Italy.

25 ads from science fiction movies.

Is The Room the worst movie ever made? Many think so.

The ultimate bed-jumping blog.

From the Shadows has a yeti story this time. (It’s one of my favorite spooky sites.)

We saw the Victorian ghost last week. Now, here are 23 other weird things on Google Street View.

Read about a 130-year-old woman in Kazakhstan.

Farah Fawcett has been hospitalized.

Introducing the Japanese child robot.

Read about the giant pillow fight.

Five children are dead in a Washington trailer park murder-suicide.

Scientists discover why scratching helps itching.

There were Country Music Awards? Why was I not told?

A tree blew down in Albuquerque and there was a bee hive under it.

The wind killed a man in Clovis.

Bill Richardson signed a bill that caps red light camera fines at $100 and gives half the money to the state.

I’m moving to Vermont for the salamander migrations.

Star Trek coffins are cool.

A former Miss New Mexico is charged with DWI. I say it’s a lie and I’m behind you all the way, Raelene.

It’s Frank Black’s (Charles Thompson’s) birthday. Here he is with the Pixies doing “ My Veloria.”

Thanks to Geoffrey Anjou, Tom Nayder and Christine Huffman for some of today’s fine links.