The Daily Word 08.11.09: Perseid, Layoffs, DWI, Bacon, Pac Man
The annual Perseid meteor shower can be seen tonight.
Another reason to scorn Comcast: Yesterday the internet/cable overlords announced the elimination of 178 New Mexico jobs.
A story of Indian casinos.
LANL awards four New Mexico companies $100,000 for using lab technology. One company is making a Virtual Museum of New Mexico.
Sunflower opens a Santa Fe location. Now the natural-bent grocery has 46 stores.
Richardson, with Mothers Against Drunk Driving president Laura Dean-Mooney, says he wants three days of jail and $2,500 in fines for first time DWI offenders.
The Chevrolet Volt will allegedly get 230 MPG. See the electric car motoring around come 2011.
Questionable uses for bacon; see bacon-sheathed knockers.
See novelty phones, including Pac Man
East mountain folk fret about Manzano fire.
Alcohol blamed for rise in oral cancers.
Album of the day: Slow by Sneetches.
Weather: Highs in the mid ‘90s today, cooler later in the week ... plus rain!