BRAIN ON DRUGS:
The Environmental Protection Agency has begun a cleanup of the Gowanus Canal in New York City where factories have been directly dumping their toxic waste since the mid 1800’s. The cleanup is slated to cost $506 million. (https://goo.gl/w2QQQw)
A study by the University of Toledo found that smartphones can ruin your eyesight. (https://goo.gl/uRB6gX)
Vienna Switzerland has topped Melbourne, Australia as the world’s most livable city in a new survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit. (https://goo.gl/yBbWEQ)
A California pilot was forced to make an emergency landing on highway 580 after his engine cut out. Luckily he’s okay! (https://goo.gl/PrZ8cM)
It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
LINK TO TODAY'S WORD - Grandiloquent Words
-To apply cosmetics to (the face).
Fard was in use in late Middle English and stems from the Middle/Old French term farder meaning "to apply makeup."
Used in a sentence
“... he frisles and he fards, / He oynts, he bathes, his visage he regards …”
-The Historie of Judith by Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas - 1584
Is this story "Fake News" or something that actually happened in Florida.