BRAIN ON DRUGS:
A child found a gun inside an Indiana IKEA store and fired one shot before his parents took it away. (https://goo.gl/hKvbam)
A study by Columbia University found that polluted air can cloud someone’s judgment and lead to immoral behavior. https://goo.gl/uiHkH6
A new report alleges that Harvey Weinstein used the Rooftop Suites at the luxury restaurant Cipriani as his personal sex pad. https://goo.gl/tTCuAY
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan claimed victory in Sunday’s Presidential Election but his opponents claim there are still votes to count. https://goo.gl/pwkjQH
An Axios Poll found that 72% of Americans think news outlets intentionally report fake news on purpose. (https://goo.gl/Jri2Hs)
A Rasmussen Poll found that 31% of Americans think we'll have a Civil War very soon. (https://goo.gl/CXhpBe)
A JetBlue pilot accidentally entered the code for a hi-jacking prior to takeoff at JFK airport, causing a massive police response that delayed the flight by three hours.
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The diameter of Earth is 8,000 miles.
Daintree Forest north of Cairns, Australia is the world's most ancient forest.
Four British cities have underground rail systems... Liverpool, Glasgow, Newcastle and London.
LINK TO TODAY'S WORD - Grandiloquent Words
-Having a hard outer shell.
-Having the reddish brown color of bricks or baked clay.
From Latin testaceus (from testa ‘tile’) + -ous. Mid 17th century.
Used in a sentence:
“The bells growing louder as the truck crept closer to his block, Fendrel eagerly anticipated the testaceous chocolate of his favorite ice-cream cone.”
FAKE NEWS OR FLORIDA:
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