Friday News Bites: Flint Water Crisis, Obama Accomplishments + More

Hello, unicorns! How are we doing this week, in this world without David Bowie? Let’s catch up on some of this week’s interesting news stories…

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Friday News Bites: Umpqua and Election Updates, Nobel Prizes + More

Greetings, everyone. This week, I have lots of links related to the Umpqua Community College shooting and other matters of gun violence, but we’ve got a few bright spots to cover too, so let’s get started.

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Friday News Bites: McKinney Protests, Tony Awards, Obits + More

Greetings, all. We have some notable deaths to cover, some interesting entertainment news, and more, so let’s get started:

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This Open Thread Loves a Good Isis Wing And Some Tim Curry

Children, I know you ae jumping in your jammies just waiting for Halloween. Why? I mean certainly the candy, the costumes, the chill in the air. But mostly? Anything can happen on Halloween. Read More This Open Thread Loves a Good Isis Wing And Some Tim Curry

Top Five Tuesday: More Music of the Night

As part of her “31 Days of Halloween” series, Slay Belle gave us an awesome list of vampire music. As much as I love “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” my favorite Halloween songs typically fall into the “Fun and Cheesy” category. Read More Top Five Tuesday: More Music of the Night

Movies to Share: “Clue”

Now that our daughter is older, one of the things we really enjoy doing with her is inflicting on her sharing with her the popular culture of our youth. I don’t think she enjoys these share times as much as I wanted her to and she’s taken to plugging into her ipod as soon as we get in the car, but still everyone once in a while, I get to yell “Close that laptop and pay attention to this thing that was created before you were born!” Read More Movies to Share: “Clue”