Sunday, December 6, 2009

A Holiday Gift

Lucy Crutchfield accidentally called the wrong number... and received a very generous Thanksgiving gift from a stranger. Read here:

Monday, November 23, 2009

Medical Miracle

Two young girls in Australia were recently rescued from an orphanage. These girls, however, were special: they were twin girls conjoined at the head. After a landmark surgery, one of two twins remained in a coma. The two-year-old has since woken up and blew a "raspberry" at her guardian. Read the amazing story here:,2933,576145,00.html?loomia_ow=t0:s0:a4:g4:r2:c0.000000:b0:z5

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Puppy Love

Major Brian Dennis came across an adorable dog with cut-off ears while serving in Iraq. The dog traveled 75 miles and upon reaching Major Dennis, wanted a belly rub. The two immediately bonded and Major Dennis went on to save the dog's life. Read about the rescue and more stories about this dynamic duo here:

Family, Food, and Floats

Not so much good news as some good suggestions. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, thoughts turn to a great meal and time with family and friends. But make sure you enjoy it to the fullest! Check out Matt Busekroos' 7 Things to do on Thanksgiving:

Sunday, November 8, 2009

You Tell Him, Taylor!!

Taylor Swift was the guest host / musical artist for Saturday Night Live last night. Her skits were quite funny but the highlight had to be her opening (musical) monologue. Great to see she has a sense of humor about the whole Kanye debacle!

Watch her opening monologue here... and other SNL videos too:

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Who Doesn't Love Intelligent Puppets?

Happy 40th Anniversary Sesame Street!!

I must say, growing up with Sesame Street was a treat. The letter "B" was so much more intriguing when Big Bird taught 4-year-old me about it :)

Watch some of the best clips from our favorite puppets here:

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Facebook Reunites Father and Son

An ex-marine is reunited with his long-lost love (and his son) from Vietnam via Facebook. Check out this amazing story: