Did you read about Uber, Sepp Blatter, and A Deadly Adoption? | Bleader

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Did you read about Uber, Sepp Blatter, and A Deadly Adoption?

Posted By on 06.03.15 at 11:15 AM

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

Sepp Blatter is also the name of a minor character in the next Star Wars movie
  • Michael Buholzer/Getty Images
  • Sepp Blatter is also the name of a minor character in the next Star Wars movie.
Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, alarm, amuse, or inspire us.

Hey, did you read:

• About convincing the GOP to get behind paid leave? Drew Hunt

• That newly reelected FIFA president Sepp Blatter yesterday announced his intention to resign—and that he is reportedly under investigation by U.S. authorities? John Dunlevy

• How French police have been cracking down on Uber? Evin Billington

• That Will Ferrell and Kristin Wiig's Lifetime movie, A Deadly Adoption, airs June 20? Brianna Wellen

• About visions of robots in art and history, from Homer to films like Ex Machina and Her? Drew Hunt

• Martha Bayne's interview with her college boyfriend Jon Fine, former Bitch Magnet guitarist and author of Your Band Sucks: What I Saw at Indie Rock’s Failed Revolution (But Can No Longer Hear), about "about the challenges of memoir, about Oberlin politics and Midwestern landscapes, and about long-lost loves for long-lost bands"? (John Dugan also interviewed Fine for the Reader.) John Dunlevy

• That Pedialyte, the baby medicine and popular remedy for hangovers, actually does nothing to cure hangovers? Evin Billington

• That the world's tallest cow has died? Brianna Wellen

Tags: ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Reader staff

Agenda Teaser

Music
Jonathan Hannau, Christopher Narloch Ravenswood Fellowship United Methodist Church
July 20
Performing Arts
June 21

Tabbed Event Search

The Bleader Archive

Popular Stories