Hot Links: Janet Napolitano, Kurt Warner, and Cow Pee Soda
Hey, is that word loaded? New Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will avoid using the words "terrorism" or "9/11" in her first congressional testimony since taking office, swapping them for terms like "intelligence" and "analysis"...John Pertuit, a teacher at a Flagstaff high school, has been arrested and charged with six counts of sexual misconduct with a minor after police received tips he'd been having affairs with students...The agent for Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner says his client deserves a "top quarterback" salary (which averages about $14.5 million a year), and that he's disappointed that Warner and the Cards haven't reached a new contract agreement yet...While most companies are cutting jobs, Verizon Wireless call centers in the Valley are hiring new workers and giving out bonuses...During closing arguments in the trial of Dale Hausner, accused of serial shootings in the Valley in 2005 and 2006, prosecutors say he did it for the fame and kept news clipping about the crimes as "trophies"...Got pee? The Cow Protection Department of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in India plans to market a new soda made with cow urine, called "gau jal," which is Sanskrit for "cow water." And here we thought milk was the best beverage we could get from cattle.
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