A BBC news spectacular!
Hamster prices in China skyrocket. (Which is too bad, really, since rats make much better pets.)
World’s Fastest knitter to defend title. 85 sts/minute! Dude.
Saudis Ban Valentine’s Day. No Babybel cheese for them!
Happy Tuesday, everyone!
And now, the news.
Ohio School shooting –well, duh.
Marilyn Monroe pictures–who owns your image after you die?
House of Representatives’ resolution on Armenian Genocide–anyone remember the CURRENT WAR IN IRAQ?
Al Gore wins Nobel Prize, media wonders aloud if this means he will run for president–Al shares the prize with 2000 others, btw.
Tomorrow, a thank you speech. Have a great day, everyone!
Stories that caught my attention for 5 minutes this week:
Insane world leader.
Back to the newsletter!
OMG, what in the hell is going on with OJ?
EPA cleans up Anthrax contamination.
Retirees give up knitting for wii.
Yarn Harlot to appear in Wichita (yes, this is news, apparently!). I especially loved how the bookstore owner was surprised that people from miles away were registering the event. “It was then that I realized that this had mass appeal.”
Happy Tuesday, everyone! See you here tomorrow for International Talk Like a Pirate Day!