Alex Gleason

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Instead of Killing Lawns, We Should Be Banning Golf

California is facing its worst drought in decades, so why is anyone playing golf in a desert?<p><i>The Seven Lakes Country Club in Palm Springs, via Joe Wolf</i><p>My neighbor should not have a lush green lawn. I should not have to walk in the street to avoid sprinklers that primarily serve to water the cement …

This mashup explains why everyone is outraged at the idea of a Chris Martin-Jennifer Lawrence union

<b>Chris Martin, Jennifer Lawrence (Reuters/Lucas Jackson/Danny Moloshok)</b><p>WHAT? said the world at reports that these two were dating. So we present: JLaw GIFs captioned with Coldplay lyrics<p>Prachi Gupta<p>August 15, 2014 10:22pm (UTC)<p>Attention: It has been reported that Chris Martin, the lanky Coldplay …

Missouri ACLU, authorities reach agreement on recording of police

FERGUSON, Missouri — The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri on Friday reached an agreement with state authorities on the rights of journalists and members of the public to record police activity.<p>The St. Louis county government, the city of Ferguson, and the superintendent of the Missouri …

Travel Tip: What to Pack in Your Daybag

This is a question that you guys have asked time and time again. When I travel, there are a few things that are always in my bag. These keep me out of sticky situations and have made all the difference when I travel.<p><b>Baby Wipes</b><p>Simple, but useful. Baby wipes have an endless number of uses. Walking …

What the Hell Just Happened in Texas, and Why Was Rick Perry Just Indicted?

The scandal that erupted Friday night involved millions of dollars, statehouse power plays—oh yeah, and alcohol, police, and masks.<p>Texas Governor …

Police: Slain US teen was robbery suspect

The unarmed black teenager whose shooting death by a white police officer unleashed riots in a Missouri town was a suspect in a robbery just minutes before he was killed, according to police.<p>The allegation reignited fresh anger and frustration in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson, with the …