November 20, 2012
Today's daily dose of random is brought to you by the number 59, the letter T, and some brown sugar bacon. .
|Photobomb of the Day|
|Daily Dose of Random|
Think you have a problem getting up in the morning? Try being this 17 year old who can literally sleep for months at a time.
If you need your Twinkie fix, just head to Canada. It's like hitting it rich off of massive oil pockets in Alaska, but with more sponge cake.
It turns out that getting plastered might just save your life should you sustain a life threatening injury.
Ever get the urge to shop when you're in the bathroom? Well, so do 38 million other people.
|Today in RRS History|
2010-Tech put a 64-21 whomping on Weber State in a rare November OOC game.
2009- The Red Raiders set a school record in total points scored after beating East Central 167-115.
2005- Florida State DB Clarence Ward decided it was time to transfer closer to home and picked Texas Tech as his destination.
|University & Broadway|
Tech will have to shuffle the O-line this weekend with Waddle likely out. (Williams/Avalanche-Journal)
The Red Raiders will look to end the season on a high note against Baylor this weekend. (Dupont/Daily Toreador)
|The Other Nine|
Could the Cowboys somehow work their way into a BCS game? It's definitely possible. (Mizell/The Oklahoman)
Kansas has advanced to the CBE final and will tip things off against Saint Louis tonight. (Dodd/Kansas City Star)
Discipline issues seem to have fallen by the wayside for the Sooners. (Carlson/The Oklahoman)
After a terrible start to the season, it looks like the UT rush defense may be making progress. (Riggs/American-Statesman)
Backup QB and redshirt freshman Sam Richardson is starting to receive some buzz, but he'll need to earn the starting job for the Cyclones. (La Gesse/Ames Tribune)
...Vice president Joe Biden turns 70 today. ...American actor and comedian Joel McHale is 41. ...Chicago Bulls power forward Carlos Boozer turns 31 today. ..."Call Me Maybe" singer Carly Rae Jepsen is 27. ...In 1789, New Jersey became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. ...In 1945, the Nuremberg Trials began against 24 Nazi war criminals at the Palace of Justice. ...In 1962, the Cuban Missile Crisis ended when the Soviet Union agreed to remove it's nukes from Cuba and the U.S. decided to end it's quarantine of the nation. ...Women are 37% more likely to go to a psychiatrist than men are.