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News of the Weird 2/16/17

News of the Weird 2/16/17

By Chuck Shepherd The Man With the Golden Mop San Francisco's best-paid janitor earned more than a quarter-million dollars cleaning stations for Bay Area Rapid Transit in 2015, according to a [...]

News of the Weird 2/9/17

News of the Weird 2/9/17

By Chuck Shepherd EWWWW! On Jan. 31, doctors at Stanley Medical College and Hospital in Chennai, India, removed a live, full-grown cockroach from the nasal cavity of a 42-year-old woman whose nose [...]

News of the Weird 2/2/17

News of the Weird 2/2/17

By Chuck Shepherd Work of a Researcher "Field work is always challenging," explained Courtney Marneweck of South Africa's University of KwaZulu-Natal in a recent journal article, but studying the [...]

News of the Weird 1/26/17

News of the Weird 1/26/17

By Chuck Shepherd Suspicions Confirmed Schools' standardized tests are often criticized as harmfully rigid, and in the latest version of the Texas Education Agency's STAAR test, poet Sara Holbrook [...]

News of the Weird 1/19/17

News of the Weird 1/19/17

By Chuck Shepherd The Way the World Works Former elementary school teacher Maria Caya, who was allowed to resign quietly in 2013 from her Janesville, Wisconsin, school after arriving drunk on a [...]

News of the Weird 1/12/17

News of the Weird 1/12/17

By Chuck Shepherd Leading Economic Indicator The salary the Golden State Warriors pay to basketball whiz Stephen Curry may be a bargain at $12 million a year, but the economics is weirder about [...]

News of the Weird 1/5/17

News of the Weird 1/5/17

By Chuck Shepherd Oh-So-Sweet Dreams The Hastens workshop in Koping, Sweden, liberally using the phrase "master artisans" recently, unveiled its made-to-order $149,900 mattress. Bloomberg News [...]

News of the Weird 12/29/16

News of the Weird 12/29/16

By Chuck Shepherd The Continuing Crisis Though the presidential election of 2016 was certainly more volatile than usual, one reaction to the outcome was the apparent ease with which some in [...]

News of the Weird 12/22/16

News of the Weird 12/22/16

By Chuck Shepherd Holes Against Humanity The rebellion against the absurdities of Black Friday this year by the organization Cards Against Humanity came in the form of raising money to dig a [...]

News of the Weird 12/15/16

News of the Weird 12/15/16

By Chuck Shepherd Suspicions Confirmed Evolution, according to scientists, likely explains why some "prey" develop defense mechanisms to avoid "predators," i.e., the prey who fail to develop them [...]

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