Sunday, August 20, 2017

Jerry Lewis dead at 91

   Famed comedian and actor Jerry Lewis has died.  He was 91 years old.

   Beginning fame with Dean Martin in their popular live act, he later went on to star in movies like "The Bellboy", etc.

No winner in Powerball Jackpot

   On Saturday August 19, 2017 there was no winner in the Powerball Jackpot.  That means you still have a chance (well, one in about 300 mill) to win.

   The total now is $650 million and growing.

Collision on Hwy 26

   August 20, 2017 at 9:50 AM:  A two vehicle collision has been reported on Hwy 26 at Vista Del Lago in Rancho Calaveras.

   Minor injuries have been indicated.   Be cautious if in the area.  A signal is being installed at that intersection, but won't be completed for a couple of weeks. Dangerous for traffic.

Racists carrying U.S. flag -- Un-patriotic!!

   White supremacists on FOX News insist that Colin Kaepernick is unpatriotic because he won't bow down to the flag to protest violence

South Fork Fire in Yosemite National Park

   Despite efforts of helicopters and ground crews the South Fork Fire continued to grow last night.

   The total acreage of this fire as of 7:20 AM on August 20, 2017 is 3191 acres and containment is only 10%.  Local residents are being warned they may have to evacuate if the fire isn't contained more in the next 24 hours.

RACISTS: Climb back under your ROCKS!

Who took my rock?  Can't find my rock!!

Comedian and civil rights leader Dick Gregory dies

Dick Gregory
1932-2017
   Dick Gregory gave up fame and fortune as an entertainer to join the civil rights movement in the United States.

   He died in Washington, DC this morning at the age of 84.