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Eddie Vedder For US Senate? - Amy Brooks

Could Eddie Vedder one day represent the people in the US Senate? Ah, unfortunately that's doubtful, but he did receive a vote in Florida!  I love this!  What a great idea, write in your favorite, most adored, smart, responsible caring musician, celebrity or actor!  Why not, right? Eddie Vedder's name was written in on a ballot…

Free Stuff Today For Voters - Amy Brooks

Did you vote yet?  You don't need an "I voted" sticker to get in on these election day deals... Check out all of these offers, specials, and freebies available today only in and around Boston (courtesy of Boston Budget): Uber: Uber is offering $10 off a single ride to the polls on Election Day with promo…

Dave Grohl, Beck Say Rock The Vote Tomorrow - Amy Brooks

Dave Grohl, Beck, Chelsea Handler, Foster the People, Natalie Portman, Kevin Smith, Pharell Williams, Amy Schumer are all hoping we will Rock The Vote... Tuesday Nov 6th is Election Day.  And there is a very important midterm election for which to cast your vote.  The problem is...kids and adults alike really have no idea what…

Red Head, Bald And Curly Haired Emojis Are Here! - Amy Brooks

Never met a ginger I didn't like and let's not forget that bald IS beautiful.  Well, that's in the real world.  In the wonderful world of emojis, they, among others, have yet to be represented... until now!  Trying to describe Josh Homme? Redhead emoji to the rescue! Sinead O'Connor? Bald emojis are now available!  Billy…

Good Bye Straws, Hello Adult Sippy-Cups? - Amy Brooks

Starbucks just announced in response to environmentalist pleas for a change to the coffee chain's (and many others) use of plastics.  They say they plan to eliminate plastic straws worldwide by 2020. My first thought is GREAT!!  Whenever this kind of thing hits the news, my second thought is ALWAYS "so what are they replacing…

Laurel Is Kicking Yanny's Ass On Google - Amy Brooks

The internet seems pretty even split on what the hell they are hearing (yanny or laurel), Google Trends show that the searches for laurel are way above yanny  in every part of the U.S.  Which doesn't necessarily mean more people are hearing laurel, but rather that they're searching for it. GoogleTrends on Twitter laurel is ahead…