What are they like? Awful, all of them, and bloodthirsty, of course. The Penanggal of Malaysian folklore is at the top of the list of the most disgusting. It’s a floating head with dangling entrails. Happy Halloween. But he also allowed that there had been nothing he could really do on Sunday against Djokovic, saying it “was unbelievable, the way that he played, no doubt about that.”
“No, it’s not for that,” Baldwin said. “They don’t mind when I do that, trust me.” Judith Rich Harris, a psychologist, was writing college textbooks on child development when she suddenly realized she didn’t believe what she was telling readers about why children turn out the way they do.Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
Midway through Canada’s six-week election period, Mr. Scheer is polling neck-and-neck with Mr. Trudeau, but the incumbent is clearly ahead in one respect: drawing crowds. Mr. Trudeau attracted more than 950 at a rally in Surrey, British Columbia, a week earlier. • A government report found that the number of children separated from their parents at the border may be thousands higher than the Department of Health and Human Services previously said.
Angry jurors then released a statement describing the board’s decision as “especially alarming because it occurred without consultation and without knowledge of either our standards or rationale. Such alterations by a committee without professional musical expertise guarantees, if continued, a lamentable devaluation of this uniquely important award.” Los Angeles teachers’ strike: More than 30,000 public schoolteachers began a walkout today, calling for higher pay, smaller classes and more support staff. The strike in the nation’s second-largest school system will affect about 500,000 students.Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
Log InOpportunity’s last stopBefore it was silenced by last summer’s dust storm, Opportunity was making its way down Endeavour Crater’s Perseverance Valley, which from orbit looked like a gully that was carved by water flowing into the crater. But close up, the picture looked very different. Patterns in the rocks indicated that the erosion occurred from wind blowing up and out of the crater, not water flowing down. • Ever listen to a Jerry Brown speech and wonder what the heck he’s talking about? Ever hear Gavin Newsom, the governor elect, talk and get lost in the Silicon Valley newspeak? CALMatters made this handy decoder to decipher Brownisms and snippets of Gavinese. (And it’s really good.) [CALMatters]