Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:
Chicago, IL 11/17

Regularly scheduled events

Out of the Blue

In the words of President Bill Pullman, "Today we celebrate our Independence Day!" Yup, it was just 238 years ago that we broke up with Great Britain (it's not you, it's us), before becoming BFFs again. Celebrations will include cookouts, fireworks, and in these parts rain, so we'll see how that turns out. The Gunnar-man is not nearly as bothered by fireworks as was our dear-departed Hudson the wonder dog, so this will be the first time in well over a decade that the explosions won't be a huge problem for us... something I still haven't gotten used to (it may be another Fourth or two to get to the point where they stop making me flinch in sympathy). So happy Independence Day to those who are celebrating, and please be careful with fireworks, alcohol, driving, and any possible combinations of the three.

Indy Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: Light Up the Sky.
Freefall Tournament.
Links: How to Take Amazing Fireworks Photos.
The 4 Most Horrifying Recent Commercials.
Story: Police apologise for fining one-armed cyclist for riding his bike with only one arm. Thanks Boing Boing.
Science: Airbus submits patent application for windowless jet cockpit.
Some Stars are Totally Metal. Thanks Slashdot.
Media: 40 YEARS OF GAMING - Dan Bull. Thanks Dorkly.
Key & Peele: Mafia Hit.
The Chemistry of Fireworks.

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

   Current Headlines
Fortnite Head Start Early Access Underway
Ghost Recon Wildlands Ghost War Open Beta Plans
Planet Coaster Licensed Content DLC
On Sale
Evening Patches
Evening Crowdfunding Roundup
Evening Previews
Evening Screenshots
Evening Consolidation
Evening Mobilization
Evening Metaverse
Evening Tech Bits
Evening Legal Briefs
etc., etc.
Into the Black
Diablo III Season 11 Live
Sine Mora EX Next Month
Age of Heroes VR Released
Euro Fishing: Foundry Dock Released
Abandon Ship Kraken Trailer
  

 




Blue's News is a participant in Amazon Associates programs
and earns advertising fees by linking to Amazon.



footer

Blue's News logo