Honey, I’m home. Mexican honey wasps make a honey which is considered poisonous.
You go, girl. Of the 60 oldest living people in the world, 59 are women.
It’s a wonderful life. Of the 45 men who have served as President of the United States, at least half have displayed proficiency in speaking or writing a language other than English – including Herbert Hoover who spoke some Mandarin Chinese.
Mistaken Identity. Country singer Garth Brooks came under attack for wearing a Detroit Lions #20 jersey with name “Sanders” on the back. Forgetting about Detroit Hall-of-Fame running back Barry Sanders, concert-goers thought he was supporting presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
Taking a cut. The first year of the Trump tax cuts saw biggest percentage decline in the $40-50,000 wage bracket whose tax receipts fell 14.5 percent. The largest drop in actual dollars was among the $250-500,000 returns.
Religious fervor. Pope Francis called on Catholics to give up insulting people on social media for Lent.
Technically speaking. On average, tech workers in Seattle earn 56 percent more than financial workers in New York City.
The great emancipator. Ten Amazon employees who donated to Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign identified their occupations as “slave” or “slave labor.”
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Mapping the future. Partly due to fear of being tracked, sales of printed maps and road atlases have increased by approximately 10 percent a year since 2014.