Category: News

Snoop Dogg to Induct Tupac Shakur Into Rock Hall

Snoop Dogg will induct his late friend Tupac Shakur into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the April 7th ceremony in Brooklyn, Rolling Stone has confirmed. The two rappers collaborated on All Eyez on Me‘s “2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted,” and Snoop Dogg has often taken credit for bringing Shakur to Death Row. News […]

Introducing the poop bag, accepted by fine retailers everywhere

These days, more than ever,winning seems to be vitally important. Of course, the best sort of winning is the old win-win, as in “a win-win situation.” It’s a close cousin to “killing two birds with one stone.” That’s the exemplar of efficiency: a good thing — unless you’re the birds. It’s easy to think of […]

Listening With Respect: Discussion Tackles Century-Old Issues

This year’s 500th anniversary of the start of the Protestant Reformation raises two questions, in local terms: What, after all this time, still divides Kansas City’s Protestants and Catholics? What common ground is marked by the Venn circles of beliefs and practices of these two huge branches of Christianity? Leaders of my own congregation, Second […]

Good luck coins prove fatal for Thai piggy bank turtle | Reuters

BANGKOK A 25-year-old Thai sea turtle died from blood poisoning on Tuesday, never recovering from an operation to remove 915 coins from her stomach, thrown into her pool for good luck, veterinarians said. The green turtle named Omsin, “piggy bank” in Thai, underwent a seven-hour-long operation this month to remove 5 kg (11 lb) of […]