Pope Benedict XVI tweets his final farewell to the Vatican, and his beloved flock.
Lakers owner and innovator Jerry Buss died at age 80.
This morning Burger King’s Twitter account was hacked and made to look like McDonald’s. Burger King has since apologized AND made their Twitter account private.
Country singer Mindy McCready took her own life today. She was 37.
The meteorite Nasa predicted would come incredibly close to Earth, actually came much closer than scientists expected. Today, it exploded over Russia causing a 10 kiloton explosion that injured roughly 1,100 people.
In other news, HOLY SHIT. Dribbble just called Cozy, the project of the day.
After 10 days, the manhunt for ex-LA police officer Christopher Dorner officially ended today as coroners identified Dorner’s body in a Big Bear, CA., cabin.
These words were uttered by Pope Benedict XVI while submitting a letter of resignation in Latin to cardinals at the Vatican today. He intends to resign on February 28th, 2013. The pope will be the first to resign in nearly six centuries.
The USPS decided today that it will cut Saturday mail delivery from its list of things to do. Starting August 8th, 2013, you’ll need to remember to drop those letters in the blue box a couple days earlier.
About.me founders Ryan Freitas and Tony Conrad did the unthinkable; they bought back their startup they sold to AOL just two short years ago. And they did so for less money than they sold the company for in the first place. Well played gents, well played. ||| Today Instagram stepped even further away from its mobile roots by launching of its web-based timeline. Now users everywhere can view their feed from any desktop browser.
It has officially been six months since I married the most beautiful person in the world. Hard to believe that it’s already been that long. I guess that fully supports the theory that time flies when you’re having fun.
I love you, Bethany – happy six months!
The IRS has determined that the Bronze (cheapest) healthcare plan for a family under Obamacare will cost a family $20,000.