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The First Time a TV Show Addressed the Death of a Character

Tonight, the popular TV series Two and a Half Men will deal with the death of the show’s lead character, Charlie Harper, played by Charlie Sheen (as if you didn’t know). The notorious but irrepressible Sheen made headlines a few months ago by not only jumping ship on the show, but by also making a few [...]

Solution to Stolen Street Signs: Give Streets Boring Names

McIntosh County, Georgia is spending $17,000 a year replacing about 550 street signs that are repeatedly stolen. So County Commissioner Mark Douglas proposes that the county government give streets boring names to discourage this activity: He says signs marking Green Acres, Boone’s Farm and Mary Jane Lane are frequently stolen. He suspects the thieves are targeting those [...]