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From the FreeBSD fortunes files

A general leading the State Department resembles a dragon commanding
ducks.
		-- New York Times, Jan. 20, 1981

Percentage of 2010 completed (UTC): 17.87673%

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Seconds of 2010 completed: 5637605/31536000

Minutes of 2010 completed: 93960/525600

Hours of 2010 completed: 1566/8760

Weather

LINCOLN, NE: 37°F, Cloudy

CHICAGO, IL: 33°F, Clear

DUNELLEN, NJ: 42°F, Clear

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX: 60°F, Partly Cloudy

MINNEAPOLIS, MN: 36°F, Cloudy

Top Stories

  1. Iraqis defy threat of violence to vote in election (AP)
  2. Oscar party crash: No deal in Cablevision-ABC feud (AP)
  3. Obama turns up the heat for health care overhaul (AP)
  4. British PM pledges vehicles to battle Afghan bombs (AP)
  5. Aftershocks weaken Chile's quake-damaged buildings (AP)
  6. Paramedics hail 'hero' boy from Arizona bus crash (AP)
  7. Va. AG: Colleges can't ban gay discrimination (AP)
  8. Predictability out of the picture at Oscars (AP)
  9. 'Transformers,' Bullock make Razzies worst list (AP)
  10. Louisville shocks No. 1 Syracuse in Hall finale (AP)
  11. Icelanders reject deal to repay British and Dutch (Reuters)
  12. Under threat, Iraqis vote in crucial election (Reuters)
  13. Some Chile quake areas awaiting aid a week later (Reuters)
  14. China foreign minister says U.S. ties "disrupted" (Reuters)
  15. Iditarod mushers get festive send-off for Nome trek (Reuters)
  16. Toyota could start new U.S. plant in June 2011: report (Reuters)
  17. Firms get U.S. money despite Iran work: report (Reuters)
  18. U.S. envoy seeks Mideast talks deal, tension rises (Reuters)
  19. Iraqis vote as mortars and bombs rock Baghdad (AFP)
  20. Icelanders refuse to foot bill for bank collapse (AFP)

Word of the day

masticate: to chew.

LAB members of the day

  • Hailey Kerechanko, 85, Lincoln
  • Willie Bedeker, 54, beyond
  • Elenor Norum, 49, Lincoln
  • Cecilia Notaro, 47, Lincoln
  • Lorilee Tretera, 21, Lincoln

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Registered users: 11,829,557

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