Did you feel it? If you live around the New York City metro you know that spring was in the air last week. Hopefully, these Market it Write Monday Madeleines will help keep you warm as temperatures get back to normal. Happy President’s Day!
Dallas Officer on Leave after Facebook Post
According to the AP Texas news, a six-year veteran Dallas police officer is on administrative leave after bragging on Facebook that she cut a hospital worker’s face by throwing a boot at him. DUH! She’s also been known for Facebook posts that rag on the homeless. Come on now. Can’t we all just get along? Thanks to @RhinoRuss (Russ Ward) for this.
What I’ve Learned from Chloe
Here’s a heartwarming and funny post by Keiki Hendrix that talks about Chloe, a five-year old English Lab. Some great quotes, too. Thanks to @daveish2009 (David Isherwood) for steering us in this direction.
Interim Apple Chief Under Fire After Unveiling Grotesque New MacBook
Not to gross you out, but here’s a spoof from the Onion that tells how interim Apple CEO Tim Cook faced a storm of harsh criticism after unveiling a new version of the company’s popular MacBook, which is quite grotesque. Of course, in typical Apple-mania fashion, the piece concludes with:
“As of press time, 3.2 million loyal customers were lining up overnight outside of Apple stores across the country for the chance to buy the slick new abomination.”
Video of the Week
YoYoFactory Presents: Jensen Kimmitt 2010 World YoYo Contest 1A 1st Place
Wow, this guy can do some pretty amazing things with a YoYo. Thanks to @adamsconsulting for helping us find this gem.
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