ATA) so AC picked a perfect week to go MIA, as far as I'm concerned. We've found no sightings, so maybe this really is a much deserved vacation?
• We received an email today from Erica Hill regarding your comments to her question & answer post. It read: "I just finished reading the posts – ATA readers are the best! Everyone was so kind; it made my day. Thank you for making me a part of the site. " She's just the sweetest person and I'm thrilled that she took the time to read your comments, since you all said such wonderful things.
TMZ link about Richard Quest. He's slated to be one of the contestants on the new season of 'Dancing With The Stars'. I don't know where Book Asylum gets her information, but she had this story before anyone else and blogged about it at our sister blog, ATC, several weeks ago. The girl will not reveal her source, maybe she's been making nice with Mr. Quest?
•Did you catch Arwa Damon’s report last Wednesday about five-year-old Youssif, an Iraqi boy who was doused with gasoline and set on fire by masked gunmen? When CNN launched their IMPACT YOUR WORLD initiative earlier this year they had visions of empowering viewers to take action regarding news stories. Youssif's story is heartbreaking and has triggered an outpouring of support for him, and his family, from CNN viewers. The Children's Burn Foundation - a non-profit organization based out of Sherman Oaks, California has agreed to pay all expenses for Youssif and his father to come to the United States and has established a fund so viewers can donate. To see the full story and find out how you can help just follow the link.•And since it's hurricane season and we've been missing our favorite anchor I'll leave you with one of Ms. Quitty's great Nth degrees. Enjoy!