Ohio governor recommends all bars, restaurants stop selling alcohol at 10 p.m.
The World’s Largest Corpse Flower Is Blooming Right Now (and It Stinks)
Conservationists in Indonesia have discovered the largest blooming flower on a parasitic plant that literally smells like death. The record-setting flower’s name is Rafflesia tuan-mudae, though it’s sometimes referred to as a Corpse Flower for the unholy, rotting-meat stink it emits when in full bloom.
Rudy Gobert scores first two points of NBA restart after being first player to test positive for coronavirus
Gobert was criticized for not taking the virus seriously before the NBA went on hiatus
The first bucket back belongs to @rudygobert27 ❤️#TakeNote | #WholeNewGame pic.twitter.com/Oh5FqIdxR3
— utahjazz (@utahjazz) July 30, 2020
Ellen Show crew claim that she turned a blind eye to sexual harassment and bullying by top producers as she apologizes to staff amid probe into ‘toxic culture’ and hints she will fire people
36 former “Ellen Show” employees told me sexual harassment & misconduct by top executive producers runs rampant behind the scenes.https://t.co/BLSKCSmMoY
— Krystie Lee Yandoli (@KrystieLYandoli) July 31, 2020
The New 830 Horsepower Lamborghini Essenza SCV12 Hypercar Is Awesome
Attorney Claims Kanye West’s Presidential Petition In NJ Contains Over 600 Fake Signatures
Democratic attorney @VoteSalmon is challenging @kanyewest's NJ presidential petition signatures. Among the many alleged problems: Signatures that appear to be from the same hand, down tot he little circle over the i https://t.co/xibr5T2uq9 pic.twitter.com/PNKZ0h7fiC
— Matt Friedman (@MattFriedmanNJ) July 29, 2020
New Study Says People Who Social Distance Are More Intelligent
The research was carried out in late March on 850 participants, who filled out questionnaires on demographics and social distancing practices, and completed testing on personality and cognitive capacity. The correlation between working memory and social distancing behavior is so strong that individuals’ working memory predicts their social distancing behavior — even when controlling for education, moods, personality, and income levels.
Interestingly, the research highlights that social distancing is still an effortful decision that involves working memory, as opposed to a societal habit that does not depend on in-the-moment cognition.
SEC Will Reportedly Play A 10-Game, Conference-Only Football Schedule
BREAKING: #SEC presidents have adopted a plan to play a 10-game, conference-only schedule this fall, sources told @SINow.
League approved kickoff date is Sept. 26. Particulars on the schedule (the two additional games & locations) are unclear for now.
SEC title game Dec. 19.
— Ross Dellenger (@RossDellenger) July 30, 2020
Pixar’s New Movie About A Sea Monster That Lives Off The Coast Of Italy Looks Great
Just Announced: Disney & @Pixar’s all-new film “Luca.” Directed by Enrico Casarosa & produced by Andrea Warren, the film will introduce a boy named Luca as he experiences an unforgettable summer in a seaside town on the Italian Riviera. “Luca” opens in theaters summer 2021. pic.twitter.com/H4AKRC4smo
— Disney (@Disney) July 30, 2020
Uber Eats delivery driver refuses to apologize for eating his customer’s order of Buffalo Wild Wings
Alice in Wonderland pop-up bar coming to Cincinnati
Alice in Wonderland pop-up bar coming to Cincinnati this fall https://t.co/DysRApjeiS
— WLWT (@WLWT) July 21, 2020