Wow! A lot of people have already found my cache! The first person found it an hour after it was published on Geocaching.com. Here's one of the log entries:
After the head's up in The Daily Dave and the hint a couple weeks ago I knew exactly what we were looking for. TFTC!
You may have no idea what this is all about. It's called Geocaching, and it's a treasure hunt. I put a "cache" near the Leesville Library in North Raleigh -- all the details are here. The hint is the picture above. Follow your GPS into the woods, and when you see those crazy roots, you're pretty much at ground zero. Good luck!
Dave's new car from Capital Mazda of Cary
Do local news anchors have a responsibility to the community when it comes to their appearance? A La Crosse, WI news anchor received an email from a guy calling her obese and a bad example for children:
Normally anchors are told to brush this kind of stuff off... it comes with the territory. But this one really got to her. So the station let Jennifer Livingston strike back... in a four minute editorial, Jennifer responded:
Audio: Kids receive these emails every day
Audio: The Internet has become a weapon
At last check the station's Facebook page had close to 400 mostly-supportive comments.
What do you think? Do you like what she said, or is the emailer right -- should she be setting an example? I'd love to hear from you... head to our Facebook page -- we're talking about it there!
Yahoo! put together a great list of 14 places kids can eat free! There's pretty much a restaurant covering every day of the week with freebies... here are the first four:
There are 9 more here
Singer Shakira announced that she and her boyfriend soccer star Gerard Pique are expecting a baby boy. Just thought you'd like to know.
Speaking of babies -- Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman announced the birth of their daughter Olive Barrymore Kopelman. The two wed earlier this year.
And one more baby-related story -- Nick Lachey and Vanessa release the first pic of their little bundle of joy:
Katy Perry hits the stag at Singapore Grand Prix where she was the head lone act of the final day of racing.
They need to just admit that they're back together. They caught getting kissy-face at a nightclub. See the story here
Today is Techies Day
All networks save the CW will air the Presidential Debate, R vs. O, tonight at 9... The CW has the season premiere of Supernatural
abc: The Middle and The Neighbors are new
cbs: Survivor: Philippines is also new
nbc: new episodes of Animal Practice and Guys With Kids
fox: The X Factor is new
cw: Oh Sit!
Jim had been on a game show for one week straight, getting every question right. At the end of the week the host of the show said, "Jim, you've been excellent this week.
If you answer this question, you will win $60,000 and a new car!"
"OK,"answered Jim. "Now as you know," said the host, "You can answer part A or part B of the question first.
Which one would you like to take a shot at?" "Oh, how about part B,"answered Jim nonchalantly.
The host said, "OK. Here's your question-part B- And in what year did it happen?'"
I can squat 300 + 12 pounds, 8 ounces....