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Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the most narcissistic of them all? When it comes to social media, a new survey from the social platform HeyLets finds that Californians are the most likely to brag and boast in status updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Social media users in Washington state and Nevada were also […] [Read More]
If you need a hotel room in Connecticut, Washington is the place to go–according to Business Insider that is. The site recently made its picks for the best hotel in each state, and the best spot in Connecticut is The Mayflower Grace in Washington. Business Insider describes the hotel as “a country retreat atop 58 acres […] [Read More]
If you haven’t died of dysentery lately, boy are you’re in luck. Internet Archive has resurrected the classic MS-DOS game “Oregon Trail” and 2,400 other games and programs and published them online for free play thus sending Gen Xers everywhere into a pixelated nostalgia overdose. The games have long been available online, but for the […] [Read More]
BuzzFeed reports that C. Wonder, the clothing and home decor chain store founded designer by Tory Burch’s ex-husband, is shutting down. “Today was the last day for all but a handful of employees who will stay on to help C. Wonder close down, said two people familiar with the matter. The meeting lasted 15 […] [Read More]
The weekend ended on down note for Connecticut’s public television affiliate. Just as a fire consumed Lady Edith’s bedroom at Downton Abbey, the highly-anticipated season premiere of the British television series came to an abrupt end Sunday night on CPTV. Viewers suddenly found themselves watching an ad for the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, […] [Read More]
AUSTIN – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie caused a political stir to go along with the Dallas Cowboys’ playoff win when he was spotted in Jerry Jones’ box Sunday night giving the team owner a big hug. “Chris Christie still has no chance in Texas… And he just lost Michigan…,” was just one of the […] [Read More]
Kim Powell, a local television news reporter at KWES in Midland, Texas inadvertently drops some Blackalicious on air. It’s been 15 years since the Sacramento rap duo released “Alphabet Aerobics” on their A2G album but apparently the hip hop tongue-twister lives on as a vocal exercise — at least for this reporter. It went down […] [Read More]