Wiki of the Day

July 16, 2009

This is the Wikipedia entry for William Huskisson who was the first widely reported incident in the world of a person struck and killed by a train.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Huskisson

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Things I looked up on the internet today:

Steve McNair homicide
Gap between rich and poor in America
Racist comments by Rush Limbaugh
Duke employee selling 5 year old boy
9/11 Jumpers
Grady Sizemore…..from Everett, WA….he’s half black

Wasn’t selected in Michael Jackson lottery…damn

Steve McNair

July 4, 2009

strange to hear of this out of left field death considering my previous post.

The Dead List

July 4, 2009

Now that Michael Jackson died, I wondered who else people would make a big stink about if they died. These are some of the names I came up with. Please feel free to let me know all the people I forgot

Barack Obama
Osama Bin Laden
Queen Elizabeth II
The Dalai Lama
Tom Cruise
Tom Hanks
Fidel Castro
Oprah Winfrey
George W Bush
Michael Jordan
Jimmy Carter
Kobe Bryant
Shaquille O’Neal
Billy Graham
Tom Brady
Tiger Woods
Roger Federer
Rain
KaKa
Cristiano Ronaldo
Julia Roberts
Meg Ryan
Reece Witherspoon
Nelson Mandela
Jackie Chan
Ichiro
Margaret Thatcher
Steven Spielberg
Pope Benedict
John Wooden
Kate Moss
Gisele Bunchen
Lionel Messi
Lindsey Lohan
Kofi Annan
Prince William
Lance Armstrong
Michael Schumacher
Mike Tyson
LeBron James
Tiger Woods
Madonna
Britney Spears
Kim Jong Ill
Neil Armstrong