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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Surf’s up in California, where it’s now the official state sport. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday that he has signed a bill making it so. 240 more words
via Surf’s up in California, where it’s now the official sport — National Post
Just at the NFL is gearing up to kickoff its regular season, Adidas has announced that it will be partnering with Twitter to livestream high school football games on the platform. The “Friday Night Stripes” series (Get it? Get it?) will include eight games, featuring teams from California, Georgia, Florida, Nevada and Indiana…
via Soon you’ll be able to watch high school football on Twitter — TechCrunch
Aretha Franklin’s death on Thursday shook the world and her legions of fan, including former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, who mourned the passing of the great Queen of Soul. The Obamas were noted admirers of Franklin; the music legend sang the national anthem at Barack’s first presidential inauguration in 2009…
via She ‘Helped Define the American Experience.’ Barack and Michelle Obama Mourn Aretha Franklin — TIME
Finally… another common household argument is settled…. It is commonly known that there are two ways to hang toilet paper, but did you know that only one of them is correct?
via Why there is only one correct way to hang toilet paper — National Post
Enjoy classical music? Daniel Stiel has curated road-worthy favorites – from Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Mozart, even The U.S. Army Band and others – into a YouTube concert timed to his non-stop 56-mile drive along Southern California’s legendary Palms to Pines Byway through sunshine, snow, and rain earlier this year.
A massive fire in the Cleveland National Forest prompted authorities to issue a smoke advisory for Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties on Thursday.
via Holy Fire Prompts Smoke Advisory for San Gabriel Valley, O.C., Riverside, San Bernardino Counties — KTLA