Daily Archives: July 22, 2009

A World Without Dirt

Gordon Waller of the pop duo Peter and Gordon, who were part of the 1960s British Invasion and had a string of hits including several written by their friend Paul McCartney, has died. He was 64.  —Yahoo News “I’m just … Continue reading

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Sting Stang Stung

Terrorist plot?  Smuggler?  Illegal insect immigrant? Forty-four-year-old Douglas Herbstsommer of Gilbert, Ariz., wasn’t seriously injured Sunday when he was stung by a venomous Arizona bark scorpion while going through his luggage.  Southwest spokeswoman Marilee McInnis says the Arizona bark scorpion … Continue reading

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