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Today's Bonehead Award: 

Indiana school bus driver caught on video 
allowing kids as young as 11 to drive 
her school bus

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Today, September 27 in
1825 George Stephenson operated the first locomotive that 
hauled a passenger train.  
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___________________________________________________ Reported by Judy An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD has been earned by Joandrea McAtee, 27, Portage, Indiana. Indiana school bus driver caught on video allowing kids as young as 11 to drive her school bus A northwest Indiana school bus driver has been arrested after she allegedly let three students, ages 11, 13 and 17, drive her vehicle, according to police. The incident was caught on video and posted on Twitter. According to a police statement, Joandrea McAtee, 27, let the children drive her bus Thursday as she dropped students off after school in Valparaiso, a small city about 50 miles southeast of Chicago. McAtee, of nearby Portage, was arrested Friday after the Porter Township Schools Administration and the Porter County Sheriff's Office investigated a parent's complaint, the Northwest Indiana Times reported. Chief Deputy Jeff Biggs said in a news release that three students took turns driving a short distance in a rural area of Valparaiso. McAtee was arrested when she went to the Porter Township Bus Barn to pick up her paycheck, according to the news release. She is facing charges of neglect of a dependent, a felony, and was fired by Porter Township and the bus service provider. "The Porter Township School Corporation is angered and disappointed in the actions of this driver," Stacey Schmidt, the Porter Township School Corporation superintendent, said in an email to the paper. "The safety of our students is a top priority." "This individual’s actions are not reflective of the hard work, dedication, and professionalism of our staff," Schmidt added. "We are thankful for the students and parents who came forward quickly with this information to both PTSC administration and law enforcement allowing us to respond expediently and take the proper steps to insure student safety."
>From Dennis Re: Temp Files Dear Webby, As a long time reader of your humor letter, I’ve enjoyed everything from the daily quotations to your apt replies to computer questions, which is why I’m asking you instead of Microsoft. Not to mention that your solution will probably help other readers. While “Spring Cleaning” my overcrowded hard disk, I found that a mysteriously large 15% of its data is in a folder ominously called: “Documents and Settings” with 7.48 GB. Of that the lion’s share is in: “C:\Documents and Settings\Dennis\Local Settings\Temp” (an invisible file, seemingly a warning not to meddle) containing a whopping 6.46 GB in 19,500 files, 146 folders. Surely this is an unreasonable amount of disk space for setting, yet a non-expert hesitates to monkey with something that might upset valued programs, so how to slim down this bloated mess? Thanks for any advice & the daily grins, Dennis Dear Dennis Just open the (files) Explorer (not MSIE), highlight C:\ Right-click it Click on the Disk Cleanup button Let it do it's thing. It will take a few minutes. After that, most of that temp stuff will be gone, and your machine will run a bit faster. I usually do that as the last item of a tune-up. The first item is running Spybot-Search&Destroy. Normally I do a tune-up like that every Saturday night, and once a month I reboot, whether it needs it or not. Have FUN DearWebby

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Today, September 27 in
1779 John Adams was elected to negotiate with the British over
the American Revolutionary War peace terms. 

1825 George Stephenson operated the first locomotive that hauled
a passenger train. 

1894 The Aqueduct Race Track opened in New York City, NY. 

1928 The U.S. announced that it would recognize the Nationalist
Chinese Government. 

1938 The League of Nations branded the Japanese as aggressors in
China. 

1939 After 19 days of resistance, Warsaw, Poland, surrendered to
the Germans after being invaded by the Nazis and the Soviet Union
during World War II. 

1940 The Berlin-Rome-Tokyo Axis was set up. The military and
economic pact was for 10 years between Germany, Italy and Japan. 

1962 The U.S. sold Hawk anti-aircraft missiles to Israel. 

1968 The U.K.'s entry into the European Common Market was barred
by France. 

1982 Italian and French soldiers entered the Sabra and Chatilla
refugee camps in Beirut. The move was made by the members of a
multinational force due to hundreds of Palestinians being
massacred by Christian militiamen. 

1989 Columbia Pictures Entertainment agreed to buy out Sony
Corporation for $3.4 billion. 

1989 Two men went over the 176-foot-high Niagara Falls in a
barrel. Jeffrey Petkovich and Peter Debernardi were the first to
ever survive the Horshoe Falls. 

1990 The deposed emir of Kuwait addressed the U.N. General
Assembly and denounced the "rape, destruction and terror" that
Iraq had inflicted upon his country. 

1991 U.S. President George H.W. Bush eliminated all land-based
tactical nuclear arms and removed all short-range nuclear arms
from ships and submarines around the world. Bush then called on
the Soviet Union to do the same. 

1994 More than 350 Republican congressional candidates signed the
Contract with America. It was a 10-point platform they pledged
to enact if voters sent a GOP majority to the House. 

2004 North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Choe Su Hon announced
that North Korea had turned plutonium from 8,000 spent nuclear
fuel rods into nuclear weapons. He also said that the weapons
were to serve as a deterrent against increasing U.S. nuclear
threats and to prevent nuclear war in northeast Asia. The U.S.
State Department noted that the U.S. has repeatedly said that the
U.S. has no plans to attack North Korea. 

2015 The space probe Dawn was launched by NASA. Dawn entered
orbit around protoplanet Vesta on July 16, 2011 and entered orbit
around Ceres on March 6, 2015. 

2018  smiled.


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