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From the FreeBSD fortunes files

Mr. Salter's side of the conversation was limited to expressions of assent.
When Lord Copper was right he said "Definitely, Lord Copper"; when he was
wrong, "Up to a point."
	"Let me see, what's the name of the place I mean?  Capital of Japan?
Yokohama isn't it?"
	"Up to a point, Lord Copper."
	"And Hong Kong definitely belongs to us, doesn't it?"
	"Definitely, Lord Copper."
		-- Evelyn Waugh, "Scoop"

Percentage of 2010 completed (UTC): 14.17810%


Seconds of 2010 completed: 4471205/31536000

Minutes of 2010 completed: 74520/525600

Hours of 2010 completed: 1242/8760


LINCOLN, NE: 25°F, Light Snow

CHICAGO, IL: 35°F, Cloudy

DUNELLEN, NJ: 42°F, Sunny


MINNEAPOLIS, MN: 22°F, Mostly Cloudy

Top Stories

  1. Marines converge on Taliban holdouts in Marjah (AP)
  2. Israel unveils new drone fleet that can reach Iran (AP)
  3. Death toll from Portugal landslides rises to 40 (AP)
  4. Lawmakers to press military on fate of gay ban (AP)
  5. UAE presses for passport probe in Hamas slaying (AP)
  6. Train kills 3 teen girls crossing Florida bridge (AP)
  7. New book casts UK's Brown as angry, abusive (AP)
  8. Worried Toyota dealers adding own voice to PR push (AP)
  9. Researchers: Most 'test tube' kids are healthy (AP)
  10. Nepal's shortest man in quest for world record (AP)
  11. Madeira floods kill 40, rescuers hunt for missing (Reuters)
  12. Israel sees little fallout from Dubai killing (Reuters)
  13. Taliban reject renewed Karzai call for peace (Reuters)
  14. Senate weighs final push to move climate bill (Reuters)
  15. Schwarzenegger says Obama's stimulus created jobs (Reuters)
  16. Dutch move toward Afghan exit, early ballot looms (Reuters)
  17. U.S. patriot missiles in Poland early April: report (Reuters)
  18. Ukraine's Yanukovich narrows down search for PM (Reuters)
  19. Mud torrent kills 40 on Portuguese tourist island (AFP)
  20. Rallies back Niger coup as envoys seek polls pledge (AFP)

Word of the day

bombast: pompous or pretentious speech or writing.

LAB members of the day

  • Gordon Bame, 89, beyond
  • Doretta Polo, 65, beyond
  • Harry Farrer, 78, Lincoln
  • Cammy Kohs, 20, beyond
  • Mickie Gajeski, 97, beyond

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