"Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave." --Mary Tyler Moore
BRAIN ON DRUGS:
Match.com apologized after accidentally re-activing the accounts of thousands of users who quit the service.
People who closed their accounts 10 years ago were suddenly getting notifications on their phones of people checking out their profile.
A study by MusicMagpie found that 6 in 10 American children under the age of 6 own a smartphone.
A survey by the SPANA International Animal Charity found that 1 in 5 employees hates their boss.
A Massachusetts judge is facing criminal charges after he was caught having sex with a female clerk in his chambers.
Prince William and Duchess Kate have welcomed their third child, a baby boy.
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The death of a Russian investigative reporter has raised alarms about a worrying pattern: tragic and often deadly incidents involving people who go public on sensitive issues.
The leg bones of a bat are so thin that no bat can walk.
The katydid bug hears through holes in its hind legs.
Slugs have four noses.
LINK TO TODAY'S WORD - Grandiloquent Words
-To look on and offer unwelcome advice, especially at a card game.
-To speak informally; chat.
From 1920s: Yiddish, from colloquial German, from German Kiebitz ‘interfering onlooker’ (literally ‘lapwing’).
Used in a sentence:"If you two don't stop kibitzing, and get back to work, I'm going to plotz!"
FAKE NEWS OR FLORIDA:
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