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News

Friday News Bites: Short and Semi-Sweet

After two weeks in a row with story after dreadful story, let’s have something short and with some sweet, sweet karma.

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Movies

Movies I’m Obsessed With: Little Shop of Horrors

One summer I worked as a group leader for a 3rd grade class. I am responsible for all of their lifelong obsessions with Little Shop of Horrors.

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News

Friday News Bites: FDA vs. Cheesemongers, Gun Violence Stats, SPACE! + More

Happy Friday, Persephoneers! Let’s work on our night cheese, and catch up on some stories that caught my attention this past week.

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Movies

Movies I’m Obsessed With: Ghostbusters

Earlier this week, Hollywood lost one of its great comedy voices with the passing of Harold Ramis. I certainly won’t be able to equal the wit and pathos he managed to create in his work in my description of the profound sense of loss many feel. Many better people have that covered.

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Groundhog Day

Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning, so it looks like we’re in for six more weeks of winter. Sigh. I’m not sure how exactly a groundhog becomes a meteorologist, but it’s a fun tradition.

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Open Thread

Persephone Lounge is as Open as This Thread

It’s the weekend (weekend!) so what better excuse do you need to sip a drink or two in the Persephone Lounge?