Windows compatibility warning 



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Drunk Florida woman, who tried hit 
and run during traffic stop
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Today, in 
2000 The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling, gave police 
 broad authority to stop and question people who run at 
 the sight of an officer. 
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An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD goes to Amy Lee Giorgio 30 Gulf Breeze Florida Drunk woman tries hit and run during traffic stop A Gulf Breeze police officer was seriously injured Monday afternoon when he was run over by a motorist during a traffic stop, according to law enforcement officials. About 2 p.m., Sgt. Kerstan Tatro stopped Amy Lee Giorgio, 30, after seeing her driving erratically near the south end of the Pensacola Bay Bridge, Gulf Breeze Chief of Police Robert Randle said. As Tatro was standing by Giorgio's driver's side window speaking to her, he reportedly noticed Giorgio trying to put her Lexus CV into gear. Tatro reached into the window in an attempt to grab her car keys out of the ignition, Randle said. Giorgio accelerated with Tatro still partway in her window, carried him a short distance and ran him over when he fell from the vehicle's side. "I don't know the complete extent of his injuries, but his arm was fractured in the window," Randle said. "It was pretty obviously broken." Tatro was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. His injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, according to Randle. A motorist who saw the incident called 911 and followed Giorgio to the rear parking lot of the Crowne Plaza Pensacola Grande Hotel. The Pensacola Police Department arrived at the parking lot moments later and took Giorgio into custody. Randle said officers found drugs in her possession, and she appeared to be impaired during her arrest. Giorgio was transferred into the custody of the Gulf Breeze Police Department to be transported to Santa Rosa County Jail. Giorgio was previously scheduled for a Jan. 20 trial on charges of possession of cocaine, possession of drug equipment and driving under the influence. She has numerous prior arrests for drug offenses, according to jail records, as well as active warrants in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, according to Randle. By coincidence, one of the people who stopped and ran to help the downed Sgt Tatro was his teenage daughter, screaming 'My dad, thatís my dad' Sgt Tatro is sitting comfortably in hospital with a big cast from armpit to knuckles and expects to get a shorter cast in a week. ______________________________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: Bob Re: Windows compatibility warning Good Morning Webby, I got another problem for you to solve. I don't know whether this is Microsoft trying to scare me to use their updates or whether this is a legitimate fact. I have an old SONY VGC-RB30 desktop with XP and SP3.¬ I try to keep it updated but with Microsoft not supporting XP I tried using "Advanced System Care 8.0 PRO " "Drive Booster 2" to update. Part way through the update I get the following message: "The software you are installing has not passed Windows Logo testing to verify its compatibility with Windows XP". "Continuing your installing of this software may impair or destabilize the correct operation of your system either immediately or in the future. Microsoft strongly recommends that you stop this installation now and contact the software vendor for software that has passed Windows Logo testing." Depending upon your advice (which I always follow because I trust you) will determine whether I call the vendor or continue with the update. I plan to buy a new computer when Windows 10 becomes available as my SONY is between 5 to 10 years old. Thank you for your advice, Daily Voter, Bob Dear Bob A lot of Microsoft stuff does not have the requirements to pass the Logo standard. Skype is one example. It used to be compatible, but a couple of years after they bought it for 8 Billion dollars, they screwed it up and it is no longer Windows compatible. DUH! I would ignore that thilly fear mongering BS. If you do want to get free XP updates until 2019, read this: Free Windows XP updates until 2019 As long as you have McAfee and Malwarebytes you are safe, and don't really have to worry about XP updates. Have FUN! DearWebby ______________________________________________________ If you can help with the cost of the Humor Letter, please donate what you can! ______________________________________________________ Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com Save Money By Baking Your Own Bread One way to save quite a bit on food is to learn your way around baking yeast. You can find a whole pound of it for about $2.50 at little shops or places that sell in bulk and you use it a tablespoon at a time - it lasts for months in the refrigerator. There are plenty of sites on the internet that will walk you through the process of making bread. The finished product will taste better than anything you can buy in the store, and will cost less than the most marked down loaf on the shelf. By Linda in the kitchen from Weirton, WV By Linda Craig ______________________________________________________ This guy found the neatest way to make his wife a more careful and defensive driver. He pointed out to her if she's ever in an accident, the paper will print her real age.
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This guy found the neatest way to make his wife a more careful and defensive driver. He pointed out to her if she's ever in an accident, the paper will print her real age. _____________________________________________________ The father watched through the window as his young daughter made a snowman with a little friend. Entertained by the sight, he went closer and heard the little neighbor boy say: "I've got an idea. To finish it off, I'll go to the kitchen and find a carrot." And his daughter replied, "Make it two. The second can be his nose."
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Today in 
49 BC Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon River signaling a 
 war between Rome and Gaul. 
1519 Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I died. (executed)
1875 Kwang-su was made emperor of China. 
1879 The British-Zulu War began when the British invaded 
 Zululand. 
1882 Thomas Edison's central station on Holborn Viaduct 
 in London began operation. 
1908 A wireless message was sent long-distance for the first 
 time from the Eiffel Tower in Paris. 
1915 The U.S. House of Representatives rejected a proposal 
 to give women the right to vote. 
1938 Austria recognized the Franco government in Spain. 
1940 Soviet bombers raided cities in Finland. 
1943 The Office of Price Administration announced that 
 standard frankfurters/hot dogs/wieners would be replaced 
 by 'Victory Sausages.' 
1945 During World War II, Soviet forces began a huge 
 offensive against the retreating Germans in Eastern Europe.
1964 Leftist rebels in Zanzibar began their successful revolt 
 against the government and a republic was proclaimed. 
1966 U.S. President Johnson said in his State of the Union address 
 that the United States should stay in South Vietnam until 
 Communist aggression there was ended. 
1970 The breakaway state of Biafra capitulated and the 
 Nigerian civil war came to an end. 
1971 "All In the Family" debuted on CBS-TV. 
1973 Yassar Arafat was re-elected as head of the Palestinian 
 Liberation Organization. 
1991 The U.S. Congress passed a resolution authorizing President 
 Bush to use military power to force Iraq out of Kuwait. 
1995 Northern Ireland Secretary Patrick Mayhew announced that 
 as of January 16 British troops would no longer carry out 
 daylight street patrols in Belfast. 
1998 Tyson Foods Inc. pled guilty to giving $12,000 to former 
 Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy. Tyson was fined $6 million. 
1998 19 European nations agreed to prohibit human cloning. 
1998 Linda Tripp provided Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr's 
 office with taped conversations between herself and former 
 White House intern Monica Lewinsky. 
2000 The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling, gave police 
 broad authority to stop and question people who run at 
 the sight of an officer. 
2005 NASA launched "Deep Impact". The spacecraft was planned 
 to impact on Comet Tempel 1 after a six-month, 268 
 million-mile journey. 
2015  smiled.


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