Author: Stephen Lethbridge

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Wouldn’t a “cents”-able squirt of hand sanitizer hit the spot right now? Probably, but one teenager in England got sent home from school this week after he was caught selling pumps of the product at 50 pence (about 64 U.S. cents) a pop. “The little turd has just been expelled from school for the day […]

Worrying about the coronavirus is natural; there are reasons why obsessive worrying about the coronavirus is almost natural, according to The Los Angeles Times. “Our brains are wired to pay additional attention to uncertainty,” said David Rock, co-founder of the NeuroLeadership Institute. People turn to the media, which can be helpful, but too much of it can be […]

With so much focus on the death toll and disruption of everyday life associated with coronavirus, it’s easy to forget that more than 60,000 people have successfully recovered from the illness. The AP reports that those suffering from mild coronavirus symptoms typically recover in about two weeks, while those with more severe issues take three […]

When coronavirus started making its way around the globe, medical experts assumed it would adversely impact the very old and very young. It has indeed proven deadly for several elderly people who’ve contracted it, but symptoms have been notably absent in younger patients, very few of whom have perished in the pandemic. “With respiratory infections […]

Ever wonder what the world’s richest and most powerful people did for their first job? Business Insider just published a handy list. Below are 12 highlights; click on the link for more: Jeff Bezos worked the grill at McDonald’s. President Trump collected bottles from construction sites to redeem for cash. Mike Bloomberg was a parking-lot […]

On Monday, the popular game shows Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune said they would begin taping without studio audiences in response to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. A person close to the shows says that the move is “being taken out of an abundance of caution.” The shows are taped months in advance at a studio […]

Bars in southeastern Florida are now serving an “owl shot” to help women alert bartenders to the fact that they’re on a date gone bad or need help, according to CNN. An “owl shot neat” will get a woman help to her car, while an “owl shot on the rocks” will get her a ride home. […]

Worried your street drugs are infected with coronavirus? Just bring ’em on down to the Atlantic Beach Police Department in Florida for a free screening–no strings attached, we swear! “WARNING: if you have recently purchased cocaine, meth, heroin, or any other street drugs locally, it may be contaminated with the coronavirus. Please bring the drugs […]

DESTINATION ANYWHERE MARCH – APRIL 2020 Official Rules and Regulations (the “Contest Rules”) 1. THE CONTEST PERIOD The Contest entry period commences at 8:00 a.m. Newfoundland Time (“NT”) on Monday, March 9, 2020 and concludes at 9:00 AM NT on Friday, April 10, 2020 (the “Contest Period”) 2. ELIGIBITY The Contest is open to residents […]

North Carolina woman Ruth Bryant has been a good girl for the past century–but she broke bad for her 100th birthday. The AP reports that the Person County Sheriff’s Office helped Bryant cross an unusual item off her bucket list this week when two deputies showed up at her assisted living facility to arrest her. She […]



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