Daily Archives: June 19, 2006

Maybe Bush could do something about this

TIME.com: Olympic Swimmers, Rise and Shine! — Page 1

NBC wants the Chinese to schedule the prime events of the 2008 Summer Olympics around US TV watching patterns. Basically, this would mean scheduling them in early morning, because China is technically on what we call the other side of the world, so 8 AM there is prime time here. Of course, it’s the middle of the night in Europe, but who cares about them?

Alligator shows gratitude by not eating him yet

Livingston man allows alligator to stay in pond – Tuscaloosa

Might as well get used to it. Central Alabama is now hot enough to be a gator habitat.

Bring your own lunch

Cemeteries turn spirited for lunch, driving lessons

I don’t know about eating lunch in a graveyard, but there might be certain advantages to teaching someone to drive in its parking lot. Lots of examples.