Typo in Email Address Spells Romance For Two Salazars

first_imgTheir conversation flowed easy — even with 8000 miles between them — and love soon followed.(READ or listen to the StoryCorps tale at NPR)AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMore AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMoreThis is the story of a romance that began with a typo. In 2007, Rachel Salazar was living in Bangkok, Thailand, and Ruben Salazar was in Waco, Texas. Their email addresses were nearly identical. Ruben received an email sent to the wrong person and forwarded it adding his own little message. “Something to the effect of ‘Hi, Rachel, it seems as if this message came to me instead of you. I’m in Waco, Texas, U.S.A. Have a great day. P.S. How’s the weather there in Bangkok?’”last_img read more

Kentucky breaks 22-game road losing streak with 26-22 win

first_imgCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Stanley “Boom” Williams ran for 107 yards on 14 carries as Kentucky held on to beat South Carolina 26-22 on Saturday night.The Wildcats (2-0, 1-0 Southeastern) snapped a 22-game road losing streak despite gaining 92 yards and getting just four first downs in the second half.South Carolina (1-1, 0-1) had a chance to tie on a two-point conversion midway through the fourth quarter, but Pharoh Cooper fumbled on the try and Denzil Ware returned the ball 98 yards to give Kentucky two points and what proved to be the final margin.Cooper had nine catches for 100 yards. Junior quarterback Perry Orth took over for injured starter Connor Mitch. He was 13-of-20 for 179 yards, but threw an interception with 4:32 to go at the Wildcats 26 with the Gamecocks down four.It was Kentucky’s first SEC road win in six years.___AP college football website: collegefootball.ap.orglast_img read more