Today September 30, 2015 was my first day of school. I have long classes. Below is my schedule 9:30-10:50 lit
These are the top 5 richest people as reported by Forbs.
5. The Koch brothers – $41 billion each
4. Jeff Bezos – $47 billion
3. Larry Ellison – $47.5 billion
2. Warren Buffett – $62 billion
1. Bill Gates – $76 billion
This year the list had a requirement of a record $1.7 billion, and 145 American billionaires did not make the cut.
Tired of going to the store, pantry, soda machine to get your carbonated fix? Well, Keurig, the coffee pod making company, has come out with a soda making device called the ‘Keurig Kold.’
The device according to the AP allows soda DIYers to make their own “single servings of cold beverages including Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, and flavored seltzer waters,” as well as eventually cocktail mixers. The problems are many and make this device a turn off for me.
The Coke K-‘cup’s won’t work in your existing Keurig (about 17% of American households have one), so you have to pony up for the $369.99 Kold, which is for sale as of today. Plus a little more than a buck per delicious 8-ounce beverage. I can get a bottle of coke for a dollar at the seven-11 down the street.
8 P. M. is NCIS, When Gibbs asks the team to help DEA Agent Luis Mitchell with a case, DiNozzo makes a discovery about Gibbs’ connection to the agent; Gibbs debuts a new look. duration One hour. This is Audio Described. This program is rated, TV14, strong language, violent situations,
9 P. M. is NCIS: New Orleans, A blogger dedicated to exposing government corruption is murdered; during the investigation, it is revealed that a war crime may have occurred during a humanitarian effort in Bolivia. duration One hour. This program is rated, TV14, strong language, violent situations,
10 P. M. is Limitless, Brian puts his new job at risk when he disregards orders to stay out of a renowned journalist’s murder. duration One hour. This program is rated, TV14, violent situations,
If you went on Facebook within the last 24 hours you may have seen this message: ___
As of September 28, 2015 at 6:47 p.m. PST, I do not give Facebook or any entities associated with Facebook permission to use my pictures, information, or posts, past, present, and future. By this statement, I give notice to Facebook that I strictly forbid disclosure, copy, distribution, or use of any information in my profile and/or it’s contents for public use or to be used against me. The contents of my profile is private and confidential information. The violation of my privacy is punishable by law (UCC 1-308- 1 1 308-103 and the Rome Statute). NOTE: Facebook is now a public entity. All members must post a note like this. If you prefer, you can copy and paste this version. If you do not publish a statement, at least once, you are allowing Facebook, use of your photos, as well as the information contained in your profile, and status updates. YOU MUST COPY & PASTE ONLY. DO NOT USE THE SHARE OPTION!
These are the reasons why I feel that this is the personification of a scam. 1. the miss use of legal terms. Per CNET:
“violation of privacy can be punished under the Uniform Commercial Code, a set of laws that govern commercial transactions in the US. However, the section cited in the message deals not with privacy but with contract terms that conflict with certain rights.”
2. it didn’t come from Facebook. If Facebook makes changes to your settings they shall send you an email.
Per CNET: Users also now see regular notifications alerting them to changes in Facebook’s privacy policies and terms of service.
3. The message shown above doesn’t cite a media source, such as ABC, CBS, CNET, Mashable. We are just to take the word of someone. Also, saying that channel 13 was just talking about this, means nothing to anyone. That would be like me saying that channel 5 was just talking about the football team. Your vagueness makes me smirk with hatred.
Although I must commend Facebook to use current events within their message warning that this is a scam. ___
“While there may be water on Mars, don’t believe everything you read on the internet today,” a Facebook post says . “Facebook is free and it always will be. And the thing about copying and pasting a legal notice is just a hoax. Stay safe out there Earthlings!
Twitter has a new member today and it is Edward Snowden. His first tweet said this
This is what people are saying
8 P. M. is The Big Bang Theory, Leonard tries to ease Penny’s mind; Sheldon plans a special episode of “Fun With Flags”; Bernadette feels bad about keeping a secret. duration 31 minutes. This is Audio Described. This program is rated, TVPG, strong dialogue, strong language,
8:30 P. M. is Forensic Files, At first investigators think a beautiful young woman’s fatal fall from a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean was an accident, but forensic examination of photos arouses suspicion that foul play was involved. duration 30 minutes. This program is rated, TVPG,
9 P. M. is Scorpion, When a woman from Cabe’s past asks for help apprehending a war criminal, the members of Team Scorpion travel to Cuba. duration 59 minutes. This program is rated, TV14, strong language, violent situations,
9:59 P. M. is NCIS: Los Angeles, When DEA Agent Talia Del Campo’s (Mercedes Mason) partner is murdered, she turns to the team for help; Kensi thinks Deeks is hiding something. duration One hour 1 minutes. This is Audio Described. This program is rated, TV14, strong language, violent situations,