James Bond Makes An Arrest

James Bond Makes An Arrest

Dec 04

While on the subject, this one is also too good to be true, but it is true.  I remember, first hand, hearing this news report on the radio when it happened. It seems that Sean Connery, the first, and still most successful in terms of box office receipts, James Bond was pulled over for speeding and ticketed.  I’ve been ticketed 3 times in my life.  That’s a rather remarkable factoid when...

Beam Me Up

Beam Me Up

Dec 04

OK, to go with the admission that I’m a Jets fan, I’m also a Trekkie from way back.  So here comes a tidbit that has to be true because one would have to be way more creative than me to make something like this up. In Season 3, Episode 2, The Enterprise Incident, Captain Kirk schemes to steal a cloaking (or stealth) device from the Romulans.  Well, Capt. Kirk finally got his cloaking...