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From the FreeBSD fortunes files

QOTD:
	"I tried buying a goat instead of a lawn tractor; had to return
	it though.  Couldn't figure out a way to connect the snow blower."

Percentage of 2010 completed (UTC): 7.60276%

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Seconds of 2010 completed: 2397605/31536000

Minutes of 2010 completed: 39960/525600

Hours of 2010 completed: 666/8760

Weather

LINCOLN, NE: 14°F, Clouds And Sun

CHICAGO, IL: 10°F, Partly Sunny

DUNELLEN, NJ: 35°F, Cloudy

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX: 71°F, Cloudy

MINNEAPOLIS, MN: 3°F, Mostly Sunny

Top Stories

  1. Senate permits gov't to borrow an additional $1.9T (AP)
  2. Ford earns $2.7B in 2009, first profit in 4 years (AP)
  3. Toyota pedal maker says fix in the works (AP)
  4. Obama speech fails to break health care logjam (AP)
  5. Senate rejects near-freeze on spending (AP)
  6. Afghanistan conference agrees on exit timetable (AP)
  7. Fed chief awaits key Senate vote on confirmation (AP)
  8. Teenage girl rescued 15 days after quake is stable (AP)
  9. Chris Matthews on Obama: `Forgot he was black' (AP)
  10. Serena to face Henin; Murray advances to final (AP)
  11. Obama takes retooled agenda on road after speech (Reuters)
  12. Toyota safety recall spreads to Europe, China (Reuters)
  13. Bernanke seen winning second term (Reuters)
  14. Policymakers warn on recovery, stimulus exit (Reuters)
  15. House to move "on many fronts" on healthcare: Pelosi (Reuters)
  16. Karzai government invites Taliban to peace meeting (Reuters)
  17. Intrigue obscured in NY Afghanistan shooting trial (Reuters)
  18. Iran hangs two in wake of election unrest (Reuters)
  19. Afghan conference agrees on handover targets: draft (AFP)
  20. China economic policies under fire at Davos forum (AFP)

Word of the day

machination: a crafty scheme intended to accomplish some usually evil end.

LAB members of the day

  • Nena Schweppe, 100, Lincoln
  • Bronwyn Peyton, 52, beyond
  • Mercedes Plotts, 78, Lincoln
  • Cordia Figlioli, 25, Lincoln
  • Lia Sauers, 68, Lincoln

Wikipedia statistics

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Registered users: 11,521,774

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