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Wasn't that a cute little explanation? (Well, our lawyers told us we needed something to explain who and what we are.)
But we aren't under some delusion that we're a one-stop shop. No website should ever be.
But while you're here, we aim to be a bit of a diversion from the grind. A respite from whirlwind. A ...
We scan the internets for interesting stuff — from serious to ridiculous, shocking to awe-inspiring — to help you "start the conversation." (That's Mr. Kimbell's phrase — he loves that phrase. Happy, Mr. Kimbell?)
But he does have a point: Don't just be a reader, be a part of it — post your photos, comment and share. (We are on The Facebook, The Twitter, The Instagram, etc.)
We're snarky. Unguarded. Sometimes racy. (Banned by Google a couple times!)
And, hey, if you've read down this far, you're our kinda reader!
You can bet that competition was pretty fierce to get a retail space in the Atlanta Falcons' new home — the $2 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
HBO just can't seem to get a handle on these "Game of Throne" leaks.
Even they are doing some leaking.
He may no longer be President of the United States, but he's still got Twitter sway.
Temptation can be a powerful thing.
Organizers of a free speech protest planned at Google locations across the United States including Pittsburgh said late Tuesday that the marches were postponed because of threats from "left-wing terrorists."