Rico Gagliano is a radio reporter, producer and host.

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Small talk: Burger King, counting pigeons and product placement

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: Burger King loses its crown, pigeons may be able to do math and the shows with the most product placement.

How to have a happy holiday, from the Dinner Party Download

As we head into the holidays, buying up the store and making big plans for parties... we could all use a little help if we want to make a splash.
Posted In: Money holidays christmas gifts personal finance

Small talk: Cuddle class, an Occupy Wall Street class, when Virginia starts classes

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: It's all about class. Air New Zealand has a cuddle class, NYU offers an Occupy Wall Street Class, and why classes in Virginia don't start until after Labor Day.

Small talk: Fast-food eaters, Occupy Harvard, 11/11/11

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: Who eats the most fast food, the exclusivity of Occupy Harvard, and the bizarre behaviors surrounding 11/11/11.

Small talk: "Jersey Shore" and fake maple syrup

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: Academics take on "The Jersey Shore," getting prosecuted for selling fake maple syrup and Kentucky is giving away a bridge.

Small talk: Less babies, golfing with sharks, a luxurious toilet

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: America's producing less babies, sharks at the golf course, and a $6,400 toilet.

Small talk: Baseball beers and surfing the Internet at work

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: The non-difference of sizes for beers at baseball stadiums, Windows 8's new "blue screen of death," and surfing the Internet during work is OK in Canada.

Small talk: A water menu, The Earl Grey, doctors (not) washing hands

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: water gets its own menu, Twinings introduces <em>The</em> Earl Grey and doctors need signs to remind them to wash their hands.

Small talk: Backyard timeshare and zombie protestors

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: a "backyard timeshare," a lesson on tweeting and eating, and zombie protestors.

Small talk: Snoring, Google-, no mankinis

The news that didn't quite make the headlines. This week: The snore patrol, man loses Google history, and no nonsense, no mankini.

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