1) Do you remember that totally badass guy in the Olympics this past summer? BLADE RUNNER. The double amputee with mechanical legs that got to compete in the REAL Olympics instead of just the paraolympics? Oscar Pistorius of South Africa has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend, a model and spokesman again rape and abused of women.
2) American Airlines and US Airways have announced a merger, it would create the world’s largest airline after an $11 billion deal. They will be called American Airlines and be based near me, in Ft. Worth, TX. But will probably be some time before the airlines actually begin merging flights and resources.
3) Bahrain marks the second anniversary of their uprising during the “Arab Spring”… the marked it with even more violence after anti-government protesters gathered in the streets. At least one is dead, 16-year-old boy.