TMZ is reporting Brittany Murphy has died of cardiac arrest at age 32. She was fantastic in many films…like Sin City.
Here she is in Paul Oakenfold’s Faster Pussycat music video
“The Story of Stuff,” a 20-minute video about the effects of human consumption, has become a sleeper hit in classrooms across the nation.
A speedboat/roadster from New Zealand. This clip was recorded couple year back. This is made by Gibbs Tech.
A jet flew low over the Hudson River and circled several times, causing some evacuations of office buildings in Lower Manhattan and Jersey City, N.J. A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said it was part of a photo op.
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A new swine flu strain that has killed as many as 68 people and sickened more than 1,000 across Mexico has “pandemic potential,” the World Health Organization chief said Saturday, and it may be too late to contain the sudden outbreak.
The disease has already reached Texas and California, and with 24 new suspected cases reported Saturday in Mexico City alone, schools were closed and all public events suspended in the capital until further notice — including more than 500 concerts and other gatherings in the metropolis of 20 million.
Learn more about global pandemics in the excellent book “Pandemics (Global Perspectives)”.
Pandemics (Global Perspectives)
Freda Payne sings her classic Band of Gold on Soul Train.
David Kellerman, CFO of Freddie Mac, is found dead of an apparent suicide.
Learn more about the current financial crisis, and it’s roots, in this best-selling book:
WatchMojo.com looks at the history of Earth Day.
Want to learn more about the challenges the Earth is up against? Read this fantastic book, Hot, Flat, and Crowded by Thomas Friedman on why we need a green revolution…now!
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