Ever pull into a city in a suburb and notice a shopping center with a Target at one end, a Home Depot at the other, a bunch of chain stores in the middle and forget what city you’re in? It could be Anywhere USA. That, my friends, is what people are trying to do with the English language.
Archives for July 11, 2011
Parents in Colorado get in a brawl over a bad call at a kids’ game.
The Minnesota Court of Appeals today upheld the University of Minnesota’s right to discipline a student in a mortuary sciences class who made jokes about a cadaver and made threats on her Facebook page.
Kenya today refused to open a refugee camp for East Africans fleeing drought.
It’s a recent conversion for the president, who has identified corporate jet travel as something for fat cats. How did these fat cats get the break? President Obama gave it to them.
The flag party, much ado about Twitter, flipped out in space, the curse of the NOAA radio, and a car race breaks out at the Tour de France.