Monday, May 27, 2013

“I read the news today, oh boy ...” (Memorial Day Edition)

With the dawn of the 21st century, we have asked ourselves this question before in our humble corner of the blogosphere, and you have no doubt done the same: “Dude, where’s my flying car?” Well, for the second (or third, we don't remember) time, ask no more, as this video will explain.

Meanwhile, closer to the ground here on planet Earth:

When licking the spoon just is not enough, how about eating it? Here is an idea whose time has come, hopefully just in time for supper. (

Speaking of wanting fries with that, Cleveland's latest favorite son is getting free burgers for life at least a dozen places in his home state. Maybe he will be satisfied with this, and not try to appear on a reality show. (NBC News)

Meanwhile, in another story of getting something for nothing, students at Cooper Union are in a tizzy over the fear of losing their tuition-free education. Feel their pain! (The New York Times)

Finally, you have probably seen those "memes" on social media portraying those ugly-@$$ cats. As if that were not enough for you, feast your eyes on the latest upgrade. (

And that's all the news that fits. As the holiday weekend heralds the start of summer, and the rest of the week goes on, stay tuned, and stay in touch.

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