Aug 13 2012

Man vs. Security, Man Wins

Jet Skier Breaks Through JFK Airport's $100 Million Security System. Good Morning America

A man whose jet ski failed him in New York's Jamaica Bay swam to John F. Kennedy airport, where he was easily able to penetrate the airport $100 million, state-of-the art security system.

Daniel Casillo, 31, was able to swim up to and enter the airport grounds on Friday night, past an intricate system of motion sensors and closed-circuit cameras designed to to safeguard against terrorists, authorities said.

"I think he should be given dinner and a bottle of champagne for showing us our faults," said Nicholas Casale, an NYPD veteran and former MTA deputy security director for counterterrorism.

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Aug 13 2012

Milestones

Milestone day today: Scott's son had his last "first day of school," as he is a senior in high school and Kelli's son had his first day of high school. Sniff. In fact, Kelli posted: "Just dropped my son off for his first day of High School. Didn't sob and grab his ankles yelling "Noooooo!", so I consider it a success."

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Aug 13 2012

Olympics Interrupted for "Animal Practice"

NBC halts Olympics for "Animal Practice," angers viewers. CBS NEWS 

Many viewers were upset after NBC decided to cut away from its Olympics closing ceremony coverage to squeeze in a commercial-free preview of its new show "Animal Practice" before returning to The Who's performance at the closing ceremony.

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