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Golden Girl Cruise

  Are you one of those folks who can’t get enough of “Golden Girls?” Are you ready to shell out at least a grand to hit the high seas and get your “Golden” on? If so, there’s a five-night cruise with people like you in mind setting sail in February 2020. Arranged by Flip Phone […]

Yoko Ono & John Lennon’s “Wedding Album” to Be Reissued

  Yoko Ono celebrated her 86th birthday on Monday by announcing that her and John Lennon’s 1969 Wedding Album LP will be reissued next month. Pitchfork reports that the album will be re-released on March 22 via Secretly Canadian and Chimera Music, just over 50 years to the date Ono and Lennon tied the knot. The couple […]

Tokyo Testing System That Predicts Rain, Tornadoes 30 Minutes in Advance

  Officials in Tokyo are reportedly testing out a new technology that uses weather radar and terrestrial digital radio waves to predict downpours and tornados up to 30 minutes in advance. According to Mainichi, Japan hopes to start using the system before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. The Guardian previously noted that predicting sudden, heavy […]

Want to Win an Illinois Comic Book Store? Just Write the Best Essay

  The owner of Chimera Comics in Oak Lawn, Illinois, is searching for someone to take over the store by holding an essay contest. Carmelo Chimera says he will turn over all of the inventory to whomever writes the most compelling essay on the subject “What Makes a Great Comic Book Store?” Applicants will also need […]