Inaccessible USB ports 



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______________________________________________________ An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD has been earned by Catherine Handlin, 24, Walnut Creek, California Walnut Creek High school coach had sex with students, exchanged lewd images A former girls basketball coach has been arrested and charged with two felonies after a police investigation determined she had two sexual encounters with a minor, authorities said. Catherine Handlin, 24, was a junior varsity girls basketball coach at Berean Christian High School -- a private school in Walnut Creek -- until these allegations surfaced. She faces charges of oral copulation with a minor -- which would require Handlin to register as a sex offender if she's convicted -- and sex with a minor, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. She is also accused of exchanging sexual texts with students. The investigation started Jan. 8, after the school received an anonymous tip that Handlin had been engaging in inappropriate conduct with a student, and immediately called police. Detectives located two male students -- an 18-year-old and a 17-year-old -- who admitted to receiving nude pictures from Handlin, police said. Handlin never coached either of the students, according to authorities. Principal Nelson Noriega said he alerted parents at the beginning of the investigation and recently sent out a second mass email explaining to families what had happened. Authorities conducted interviews and determined that Handlin had engaged in two sexual encounters with the 17-year-old, and she was arrested on Jan. 10. She has been released after posting $70,000 bail but was fired from her coaching job the same day the allegations surfaced, police said. According to authorities, the sexual encounters happened Dec. 31 and Jan. 7 in cars parked in Clayton and Walnut Creek. Handlin's attorney, Dan O'Malley, called the incident "an unfortunate mistake in judgment." "She's taking responsibility for it," he said. Handlin's father, Mike, echoed that sentiment. "Catherine made a mistake," he told ABC7 News. "She's taking responsibility. She's a young adult. There's no reason to drag her over the coals for the rest of her life for this." The two charges are known to authorities as "wobblers" because they can be prosecuted as misdemeanors or felonies. After reviewing all the facts, authorities decided to prosecute the case as felonies, even though Handlin's alleged crimes weren't as egregious as many sex crimes that get prosecuted, such as child molestation or rape, Flynn said. "It's a position of trust issue, with a student and teacher or coach," he said. "That's the thing that's troubling about it." ______________________________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: Vera P Re: USB sockets Dear Webby Why do they put the USB ports at the most awkward spots at the BACK of a computer? I curse those morons every time I have to crawl under my desk with a flashlight to plug something in. Could I drill a hole in the front and glue that silly plug in there? Vera P Dear Vera There is a much better solution. Get yourself a 4 or 6 port USB hub and a 10 foot high speed USB cable, and a little strip of double-sided tape. Plug the cable into one of the hard to get at USB ports at the back of the computer and snake it up to the monitor. With 10 feet of cable you should be able to route it in a way so that it doesn't look too messy or get in the way. Then plug the USB hub into it and glue the hub to the side of the monitor in a way so that the OUT ports of the hub are facing towards you. Now you can plug and unplug things without bashing your head against the underside of your desk. Have FUN! DearWebby _____________________________________________________ Here is somethnig you can tell everybody in the elevator today: "Most people are really scared of werewolves but I bet if you saw one crying because the other wolves had made fun of him, you would probably feel sorry for him and try to pet him. That was my first mistake...." ______________________________________________________ If you can help with the cost of the Humor Letter, please donate what you can! ______________________________________________________ Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com Easily Clean White Leather on Tennis Shoes By CatLynn 2 Marking the Dial on a Toaster By lalala... 732 97 Has the white leather on the edges of your tennis shoes turned dingy? I have found a simple way to successfully clean this. All you need is soap, water, and a battery powered toothbrush. Wet the toothbrush bristles, turn the brush on, and push the bristles against a wet bar of soap. Scrub along the nooks and crannies of the leather carefully, rinsing the brush and scrubbing once more. Then wipe clean. Very easy and cheap! Amazing difference! ______________________________________________________
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Amazing places on this old earth of ours.

Today on February 18
1564 The artist Michelanglelo died in Rome. 
1685 Robert Cavelier, Sieur de LaSalle established 
 Fort St. Louis at Matagorda Bay, and thus formed the 
 basis for France's claim to Texas. 
1841 The first continuous filibuster in the U.S. Senate 
 began. It lasted until March 11th. 
1885 Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" was 
 published in the U.S. for the first time. 
1913 The famous French painting "Nude Descending a Staircase", 
 by the French artist, Marcel Duchamp, was displayed at 
 an "Armory Show" in New York City. 
1930 Elm Farm Ollie became the first cow to fly in an 
 airplane. 
1930 The planet Pluto was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh. The 
 discovery was made as a result of photographs taken in 
 January 1930. 
1952 Greece and Turkey became members of NATO. 
1970 The Chicago Seven defendants were found innocent of 
 conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic 
 national convention. 
1972 The California Supreme Court struck down the state's 
 death penalty. 
1977 The space shuttle Enterprise went on its maiden 
 "flight" sitting on top of a Boeing 747. 
1987 The executives of the Girl Scout movement decided to 
 change the color of the scout uniform from the traditional 
 Girl Scout green to the newer Girl Scout blue. 
1998 In Russia, money shortages resulted in the shutting 
 down of three plants that produced nuclear weapons. 
1998 In Nevada, two white separatists were arrested and 
 accused of plotting a bacterial attack on subways in 
 New York City. 
2000 The U.S. Commerce Department reported a deficit in 
 trade goods and services of $271.3 billion for 1999. 
2001 NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, Sr., was killed in a 
 crash during the Daytona 500 race. 
2001 FBI agent Robert Philip Hanssen was arrested and 
 accused of spying for Russia for more than 15 years. He 
 later pleaded guilty and was sentenced to life in prison 
 without parole. 
2003 In South Korea, at least 120 people were killed when 
 a man lit a fire on a subway train. 
2015  smiled.


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