Monthly Archives: July 2014

University of Virginia board considering silencing itself

The Washington Post examines an unusual discussion taking place within the board of the University of Virginia. Members of the University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors are considering a policy that would limit their own ability to speak freely about decisions … Continue reading

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Baseball fans: Which two starters would you want?

With today’s trading deadline, two top pitchers were moved. And that got me thinking about which top two starters would you want on your team. Time to vote:

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GHOST!?!? A chair moves on its own (video)

The Independent takes a look at closed circuit television footage that appears to show a chair moving on its own. The clip, taken in Romford in Essex, reveals movement of a chair and table of its own accord. Thoughts turn … Continue reading

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A final set of photos from the Unofficial Lego Museum in Bellaire, Ohio

Enjoy a few snapshots in time from the Morettis visit to this wonderful museum in Bellaire, Ohio

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You are stuck spending one year on a deserted island…

…and you can bring one other living thing with you. But only if you want to. Here’s today’s (hopefully fun) one-question poll:

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Would you pay $20 for a “homeless” sign?

The Pittsburgh City Paper examines why a Dallas-based artist is traveling the country looking for signs made out of cardboard. On July 23 and 24, Baronet, a Dallas-based artist joined by a documentary film crew and a local guide drove … Continue reading

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Here’s the most unhealthy meal you can eat

The Los Angeles Times reports that a gastronomical disaster awaits anyone who orders a certain meal from the Cheesecake Factory. What happens when you marry French toast with crème brulee and a side of bacon or ham? You get named … Continue reading

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