Endeavour Launch Rescheduled.Countdown clock here: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/launch/index.html
“Managers officially have scheduled space shuttle Endeavour's next launch attempt for Monday, Feb. 8 at 4:14 a.m. EST.
The Mission Management Team will meet at 6:15 p.m. Sunday to give the "go" to fill Endeavour's external fuel tank with propellants. Tank loading would begin at 6:45 p.m.”
“Welcome to a rattlesnake roundup, where you can get up close and personal with hundreds of rattlesnakes that have been gassed out of their burrows.
What happens there can be sickening. The snakes' rattles are ripped off while the snake is still alive and passed out to kids as souvenirs. Other snakes are decapitated in front of the crowd. Some have liquor poured down their throats, or are burned with cigarettes. They're kicked and stomped. Pregnant females are especially popular.
“More likely than not, you'll find yourself attending or hosting a Super Bowl party this Sunday. And regardless of whether you know a down from an end zone, you'll almost certainly be surrounded by food.
Super Bowl Sunday represents the essence of unhealthy overconsumption — second only to Thanksgiving.
The National Chicken Council estimates that more than a billion wings, or 90 million pounds, are consumed over the weekend! Add to that 15 million tons of potato chips and we're talking some serious eating during the big game.” From:
The Super Bowl of bad eating“Super Bowl has turned into a day-long event, people tend to eat non-stop for hours.
"People get so involved in the game, there’s a lot of mindless eating that goes on," says David Grotto, a Chicago-area nutrition expert and spokesperson for American Dietetic Association.
It's not just the chicken wings; it's the chicken wings with pizza, chili, guacamole and all the other loaded-with-fat foods people nosh at parties, in bars and at restaurants. “ From: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/11145762/
As my cold is still lingering, and it was still quite chilly this morning, Ray and I decided to forego the fence re-building, and tackle an indoor job. Cleaning my patio door blinds.
We also cleaned some of my swan collection and fish collection, whales, dolphins, marlin.
It was still too chilly to have the windows open today.