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Did you read about Debo Adegbile, monocles, and UFOs?

Posted By on 03.06.14 at 11:26 AM

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Hey, did you read:

• That seven Senate Democrats torpedoed President Obama's nomination of Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division? Steve Bogira

• About the ineffective $100 million-a-year federal program to bring home the remains of 45,000 Americans missing from World War II, Korea, and Vietnam? Mick Dumke

• About how American companies choose their Chinese names? Aimee Levitt

• These extremely early predictions for the 2015 Academy Awards? Brianna Wellen

• About how, after a century of neglect except by Mr. Peanut, monocles are back? Aimee Levitt

• That the most commonly identified type of UFO in Illinois last year was a sphere, as opposed to a disk or fireball? Mick Dumke

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