Friday, April 25, 2008

JogBlog 4-25-08

Wesley Snipes sentenced to 3 years for tax fraud!

Chinese 'to meet Dalai Lama representative'

Transformers star Megan Fox 'sexiest woman'

Carmen Electra Racks Up Another Engagement

Snoop Dogg Allowed Into UK

Katie Couric for Larry King?

Director's book disputes birth of Jesus

New home sales plunge to lowest level in 16 1/2 years

Of Local Interest:
Delta and Northwest try to reassure Congress on merger
Delta CEO Says Fewer Than 1,000 Layoffs From Merger
Zebra prankster talks, zebra owner seeks justice

Atlanta's Triarc (Arby's) to buy Wendy's for $2.34 billion
Mayor Franklin rallies against gun bill
Metro drivers: Tax us and build more transit

Trail Droppings:
McCain repeats call for NC GOP to pull controversial ad

Clinton Win Seen As Giving Her Momentum
Clinton, Obama each arguing that they are ahead in the popular vote
For Obama, a Struggle to Win Over Key Blocs
Rev. Wright says controversy over sermons `unfair'
North Carolina excited to choose between Clinton and Obama
Can Kim, Heidi or Oprah Really Sway the Election?

Snapshot of War:
Attacks on Green Zone Drop Sharply, U.S. Says
US says it has no plans to besiege Iraq's Sadr City
Iraq's Maliki says factions agree to rejoin government
Pakistan wants peace deal with militant tribe
Bush, Abbas to Discuss Mideast Peace Process

As the World Turns:
With Syria 'reactor' video, U.S. sends a warning
Syria's nuke facility was nearly completed when Israel bombed it
Disrupted fuel supply causes U.N. aid cuts in Gaza
China recalls arms ship bound for Zimbabwe
Robert Mugabe’s men seek coalition to run country until new poll

Using chemicals to cut global warming may damage ozone layer

Scalia publicly defends Bush v. Gore decision: "Get over it!"
FDA bans certain cattle parts from all animal feed
Pittsburgh subway station tile mural worth $15 million

In Sport:
Draft spotlight falls on character in wake of Vick scandal
Red Sox "curse" jersey fetches $175,100 in charity auction

When Galaxies Collide, 59 New Hubble Images Released

Tests Confirm T. Rex Kinship With Birds

Ballmer: You want XP, we'll keep XP
No Change in XP Plan Despite Ballmer Comment, Microsoft Says

Why DRM Must Die
Yahoo to Radically Open Its Platforms
Internet Is the Platform, Web 2.0 Founder Says
Spike Lee teams with Nokia on cell phone movie
China Now Has More Internet Users than Any Other Country

GTAIV ads pulled because of San Andreas flap
Leaked PAL version of GTA IV available for ‘free’ download

The Entertainers:
Jennifer Lopez starring in TLC reality series

Hilary Duff to Star in New 90210?

Madonna Does MySpace

UC Santa Cruz slated to get archives of Grateful Dead

Stuntman seriously injured on James Bond set in Italy

Playing post-9/11 for laughs
In sequel, Harold and Kumar are still flying high
Review: Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay

SAG, studios extend talks one week