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V.21 No.19 | 5/10/2012

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The Daily Word in Maurice Sendak, Dustin Hoffman and Tyrannosaurus Rex

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Where the Wild Things Are author Maurice Sendak dies at 83.

North Carolina votes on a controversial constitutional ban on gay marriage today known as Amendment One.

The Senate discusses a bill today that would prevent student loan rates from doubling July 1.

Junior Seau’s family discuss with Samoan elders whether to donate his brain for scientific study.

Dustin Hoffman saved this jogger’s life in London’s Hyde Park.

This creepy principal resigns after creating a fake Facebook page to spy on her students.

Hell hath no fury like a pet lynx’s jealousy.

South Korean customs officials discover pills filled with powdered human baby flesh—sure to spawn a metal band/song or ten.

Hundreds in Russia take to the streets to protest the inauguration of Vladimir Putin.

I suppose changing your name to Tyrannosaurus Rex is more original—but no less crazy—than Jesus Christ.

Rick Santorum endorses Mitt Romney in an email to his supporters.

V.21 No.18 | 5/3/2012

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The Daily Word in skinny mice, a sofa on wheels and a motorcycle erection

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It’s May Day! Get your Guy Fawkes mask at your nearest Party City.

Bank of America plans to cut 2,000 jobs in its investment, commercial and wealth management departments.

I feel badly for Albuquerque Public Schools students who won’t get to experience the epicness of recess.

After losing to the Miami Heat, the New York Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudamire cuts his hand after punching a glass fire extinguisher case.

Toyota unveils its sofa on wheels at a Beijing auto show.

Does tattooing “God” on your forehead make you a better person?

A guy films himself shooting a sign against North Carolina’s gay marriage ban.

Behind the scenes at James Bond auditions in the ‘60s.

The new Dark Knight Rises trailer made me less excited, for some reason.

A new app helps you report TSA screening agents if you feel you’re treated unfairly.

A man is suing BMW after their motorcycle allegedly gave him a 20-month erection.

UT Southwestern researchers have a breakthrough in making mice immune to obesity.

First Lady Michelle Obama set to visit Kirtland Air Force Base this afternoon.