Month: April 2016

Raiders trade up to take QB Cook in 4th round of NFL draft

Connor Cook is the winningest quarterback in Michigan State history. Andrew Billings is coming off a dominant season on Baylor’s defensive line. It didn’t mean very much in the NFL draft. Cook watched as six quarterbacks came off the board before he was selected by Oakland with the second pick of the fourth round on Saturday, and Billings tumbled all the way […]

Tech doesn't work with children and animals

First up we have National Public Radio and a mishap suffered as a result of Take Your Kids to Work Day. A “junior journalist” hit the exact sequence of buttons on the control board that, from the sounds of it, would be required to swap broadcasts. Except it instead caused 73 seconds of dead air […]

Mum's fury at 'dirty' Tenterden Leisure Centre – Kent Online

Drains clogged up with hair, overflowing nappy bins and dirty toilets were just some of the horrors a mum says she encountered at a swimming pool. Helen Bird says she has made “countless complaints” to Tenterden Leisure Centre about poor hygiene standards but says her complaints were not even acknowledged. The mum-of-two, whose young children […]