Monday, August 11, 2008

Carrie Bradshaw, philosopher

A seventh grade student tested water samples at the University of South Florida and discovered water from toilets was purer than water from ice machines, some of which were contaminated with E.coli. Lesson? B.Y.O.I.



In California, bicycle plaintiffs lose two out of three cases that go to trial. Road rage in the jury box or bike riders flaunting traffic laws?



A reader writes: “You have to let go of who you were to become who you will be.” Carrie Bradshaw, Sex and the City



Gallup has more fun in the field than other pollsters. Recent findings: 62% of Americans say they drink a little alcohol. The average liar reports having consumed 3.8 drinks in the past week. Surprise – older drinkers are more likely than youngsters to have consumed alcohol in the past 24 hours.



Chuckles from CraigsList: Dune buggies advertised in Minneapolis.
Long way from either ocean, bub.



Personal note: postings may be sporadic this week. Relatives are in town from Florida. It’s show time.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I personally think the alcohol numbers are wrong..on the shy side.

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