Friday, June 21, 2024

Brush Up on Gamer Slang or Risk Being an NPC

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 20, 2024, 11:35 pm
Phrases like "home run" and "strike out" migrated from baseball to everyday language years ago. The same thing is now happening related to gaming culture, writes linguist Adam Aleksic in the…
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Monday, June 17, 2024

Lipstick Sales Are Up. Some Take That as a Warning

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 16, 2024, 7:15 pm
Makeup sales are up—which, according to a groundhog-shadow-like barometer called the "lipstick index," might spell bad news for the economy. CNN explains that the term "lipstick index" was so named…
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Sunday, June 16, 2024

'Chipotle Boys' Are Having a Moment

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 15, 2024, 9:40 pm
Chipotle may have a certain group to thank for helping keep the lights on, and they now have a name: Chipotle Boys. The topic began trending on X when user Jackson McHenry posted an observation he…
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Saturday, June 15, 2024

At This Restaurant, a Table for Anyone Over 30

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 15, 2024, 2:00 pm
A new restaurant in Missouri has some strict rules at the door: No one under the age of 30 is allowed inside. KSDK writes that Bliss, an upscale West African and Caribbean eatery in St. Louis, wants…
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Friday, June 14, 2024

Chris Rock, Conan O'Brien, and the Pope Walk Into a Bar...

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 14, 2024, 1:45 pm
Before flying to Italy's southern Puglia region to meet world leaders at the Group of Seven summit, Pope Francis hosted a very different audience at the Vatican on Friday to celebrate the importance…
Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 13, 2024, 5:00 pm
Food authorities in Denmark have recalled three types of spicy instant noodle products imported from South Korea over possible risks for "acute poisoning," the AP reports. Consumers are asked to…
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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

16-Time Champ Joey Chestnut Banned From Hot-Dog Eating Contest

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 12, 2024, 6:00 am
Joey Chestnut, who's won the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest every 4th of July for the past eight consecutive years, and 16 times overall, is banned from this year's Independence Day event.…
Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 11, 2024, 2:53 pm
They are essentially the Oscars of the food world, notes CNN . The James Beard Foundation has named its top chefs and restaurants in the US for 2024, and the big winners have an international theme.…
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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Best, Worst US Cities for Staycations

Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 10, 2024, 4:30 pm
When it comes to ranking cities for staycations, Orlando appears to have a Disney-shaped advantage. The Florida city is No. 1 out of 182 cities in a new Wallet Hub ranking. The site used a number of…
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Brush Up on Gamer Slang or Risk Being an NPC

Brush Up on Gamer Slang or Risk Being an NPC Lifestyle from Newser     •     June 20, 2024, 11:35 pm Phras...