Fans aren't the only ones who get bored during rain delays in college baseball -- the players do too. But the teams from the Southern Miss and Ole Miss found some creative ways to pass the time this week during an extended delay at Trustmark Park in Pearl, Miss.
The virtues of lying
Two computational scientists set out recently to simulate the effects of lying in a virtual human population. Their results, published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, show that lying is essential for the growth of a cohesive social network.
Spanx stretches into new territory with jeans, but promised magic is elusive
The Spanx empire of stomach-flattening, thigh-slimming, jiggle-reducing foundation garments has expanded to include what the brand promises is the mother of all body-shaping miracles: Spanx jeans.
Don't judge mothers with messy homes
I was building shelves in my garage when a neighbor girl, one of my 4-year-old daughter's friends, approached me and said, "I just saw in your house. It's pretty dirty. Norah's mommy needs to clean more."
Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates
On the other hand, with a net favorability of -8, Jar Jar is considerably more popular than the U.S. Congress, which currently enjoys a net favorability rating of -65.
Smokin’ on the Suwannee tempts taste buds, crowns a champ
The Suwannee County Fairgrounds filled fast with barbecue pit masters, vendors and of course folks with huge appetites Friday and Saturday marking the sixth year for the Smokin’ on the Suwannee BBQ Festival. The festival was the place to be where it’s not only OK, but expected for folks to “pig out” and eat with your hands.
We're raising a generation of timid kids
A week ago, a woman was charged with leaving her child in the car while she went into a store. Her 11-year-old child. This week, a woman was arrested for allowing her 9-year-old daughter to go to the park alone. Which raises just one question: America, what the heck is wrong with you?
Finger lickin’ fun: Smokin’ on the Suwannee returns this weekend
The largest barbecue competition in the south kicks off Friday and will be held at the Suwannee County Coliseum on 11th Street in Live Oak. Smokin’ on the Suwannee is geared to be one of the most exciting events for food lovers.
25 hidden secrets in "Weird Al's" "Word Crimes" video
Yankovic's 14th album was released this week, and it warms my heart containers that he's kept up his geeky brand of humor for so long. While he has written so many incredible songs, none have spoken to my love of proper grammar.
Until "Word Crimes."
Ticket prices go up at 12:01 a.m. July 17 for Bear Creek Music & Art Festival set for Nov. 13 - 16 at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park
Artists include Lettuce, Dumpstaphunk, Soulive, New Mastersounds, Budos Band, Break Science, The Floozies, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Zach Deputy, Oteil Burbridge and Roosevelt Collier Band, Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds, The Nth Power, George Porter, Pee Wee Ellis, Bernard Purdie and many, many more great music greats!
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