The whole night was curated by AMX & The Good Life, one of Austins finest Underground Monthly Hip-hop events.
And indeed, use of the word “ghetto” in print has been declining since the early ’70s. But slang variants have been rising in popularity since before the turn of the millennium.
I know… I know… For a lot of our readers, the thought of saving money when you’re living paycheck to paycheck is a joke.
This is the story of Jerome Jacobson, the man who cheated at McDonalds Monopoly to a tune of $20 million.
It could just be a coincidence that Americans are birthing fewer babies at the same time as they’re buying a lot more little dogs. But there’s pretty good reason to believe it isn’t, Damian Shore, an analyst at market-research firm Euromonitor, told Quartz. “There’s definitely some replacement happening there,” he said.
UPS engineers found that left-hand turns were a major drag on efficiency. Turning against traffic resulted in long waits in left-hand turn lanes that wasted time and fuel, and it also led to a disproportionate number of accidents.
There are a lot of young cops on the street, trying to make a name for themselves.
In the Original Story, Pinocchio killed Jiminy Cricket, Got His Feet Burnt Off, and was Hanged and Left for Dead
You probably already knew that Disney has a habit of taking dark, twisted children’s fairy tales and turning them into sickeningly sweet happily-ever-afters. Take Sleeping Beauty for example: it’s based on a story where a married king finds a girl asleep, and can’t wake her so rapes her instead. The 1940 version of Pinocchio is no exception. The movie is based on a story that appeared as a serial in a newspaper called The Adventures of Pinocchio, written in 1881 and 1882 by Carlo Collodi. Jiminy Cricket appears as the Talking Cricket in the book, and does not play as prominent of a role.
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