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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 [...]

News of the Weird 12/8/16

News of the Weird 12/8/16

By Chuck Shepherd Ecret-Say Ode-Kay American gangsters traditionally use euphemisms and nicknames ("Chin," "The Nose") to disguise criminal activities, but among details revealed at a November [...]

News of the Weird 12/1/16

News of the Weird 12/1/16

By Chuck Shepherd Even Baking Soda Is Dangerous Almost all law enforcement agencies in America use the Scott Reagent field test when they discover powder that looks like cocaine, but the several [...]

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