Most of us like to believe we are on top of most things. We have heard the latest song, seen the latest celebrity news or watched the latest show. I, for the most part, believe I'm on top of most stuff like that.
There are some heart-warming things happening in our world today. They don't always get reported, however, so it is difficult to see sometimes with the Boston tragedy, flooding in West Michigan, etc. News tends to focus on the bad stuff, but here is a wonderful video of a little incident that happened in the country of Columbia.
Have you heard of this bridge in North Carolina? It's 11 feet 8 inches at it's clearance height...and it has ripped the tops off of over 60 trucks! I saw a story on CNN this morning of Jürgen Henn, a guy from Durham North Carolina, who happens to live by a low clearance train bridge on a busy street.
Remember back in the day when radio stations used to do the BEST April Fools' Day stunts? If it wasn't an Underground Amusement Park or not being able to smoke in your cars, whole stations would change air talent or music all day long. Why we don't do them anymore I'm not sure. Maybe its a legal thing, I don't know.
Funny man John Cleese celebrates his 72nd birthday today.
In the late 1960s he became a member of Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the show Monty Python's Flying Circus and the four Monty Python films
The word hero is often over-used, but in this case these folks are true hero's. After a car hit a motorcyclist in Logan, Utah, the cycle burst into flames and the cyclist was dragged for several feet. The man was trapped under the burning car and several bystanders came to help police lift the car and pull the man to safety.