November 26, 2012
|If I Only Had This In My Childhood of the Day|
|Daily Dose of Random|
One New Hampshire resident, in her loving spirit of Christmas and compassion, has decided it's time to try and shut up the Salvation Army and their loud bell ringers.
On a sad note, riverboat gambling seems to be on a fairly swift decline over the last few years, and floating casinos are disappearing across the Midwest.
Christmas is off to a rough start in Austria, as one delivery truck rolled and dumped 14 tons of fir trees into a local garden.
Old men are crafty, and this elderly fellow held a burglar at bay with a homemade bow and arrow until police arrived to take the felon away.
|Today in RRS History|
2011-Baylor defeated Tech 66-42 in Cowboys Stadium, ending the Red Raiders' near two decade winning season streak.
2008- Tech running back commit Eric Stephens lost in the second round of the playoffs to Denton Ryan and had hopes of playing as a true freshman.
|University & Broadway|
Second half turnover troubles led to Tech's demise on Saturday. (Kosmider/Avalanche-Journal)
Hoops player Daylen Robinson finds peace on the hardwood. (Dupont/Daily Toreador)
|The Other Nine|
OSU definitely took notice of OU's post-Bedlam celebration on Saturday night. (Helsley/The Oklahoman)
The rushing mentality of the TCU offense helped them beat UT on Thanksgiving. (Stevenson/Star-Telegram)
Shootouts may be fun, but the Big 12 still isn't ready for championship football. (Tramel/The Oklahoman)
Kirk Bohls gives out his nine things and one crazy prediction. (Bohls/American-Statesman)
K-State's offensive line is hoping to atone for recent mistakes. (Robinett/Kansas City Star)
...American singer Tina Turner turns 73 today. ...DJ, producer, and rap artist DJ Khaled is 37. ...British singer Natasha Bedingfield turns 31 today. ...In 1842, the University of Notre Dame was founded. ...In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln declared that Thanksgiving become a national holiday. ...In 1998, Tony Blair became the first British Prime Minister to address the Republic of Ireland's parliament. ...The word "nerd" was first coined by Dr. Seuss in "If I Ran the Zoo."