The Daily Word 08.18.09: Joker Posters, Exploding iPhones, Jeremiah Johnson.

The Daily Word

Meet the man behind the Obama Joker posters.

Exploding iPhones!

Wigged jewel theives escape on scooters.

Brett Favre is coming out of retirement to play for the Vikings.

“Crossfire” co-host Robert Novak dies at 78.

Lord of the Flies author tried to rape a 15-year-old girl, according to his memoirs.

A flying saucer house sold for only $50,000.

Mexican gangs wear police uniforms to kidnap, torture and kill wealthy San Diego citizens.

Celine Dion is pregnant with Celine Dion’s second child.

Hopefully, once they bury Michael Jackson on his birthday we will never have to blog about him again.

Yes, I-25 is truly as worthless as I-40 now.

City Councilor Sally Mayer is moving to Chicago for the pizza and hotdogs.

Marty Chavez wants Kendra’s Law.

A woman had a bunch of smashes in a stolen car then escaped swift and steely justice at the hands of highly trained officers.

It’s Robert Redford’s birthday. Here he is doing his thing in Jeremiah Johnson.

Thanks again to Anjou for some of today’s fine stories.