Poacher gets jail time

15 March 2008

It seems as if the State Patrol pulled someone over for a seatbelt violation which led to the discovery of methamphetamines. The subsequent arrest then apparently lead to jail time for a 2006 “Illegal hunting trip of a life time” which left carcasses scattered across Alaska.

Link: Everett Herald

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Better than spinning a globe really fast and slapping it to a stop with your finger

1 January 2008

When I was a kid I used to spin the globe around as fast as I could stopping it randomly with my finger convinced of my new determined residence. Doing this always landed me in the Northern Hemisphere, and three out of four times in the Pacific Ocean.

Find Your Spot seems to be a bit more accurate if only on the surface. Going through eight or so pages it will figure out what location best suits you as well as any internet website can. My number one place was Salem Oregon, actually most of my picks were in Oregon, a few in Wisconsin, and my number two was Anchorage Alaska.

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