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Big Bird of Sesame Street attends the 86th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Muppets make great substitute teachers, study says

Jun 9, 2015
A new study shows that kids can learn as much, or more, from Sesame Street as they do from preschool.
Posted In: Final Note
 Low water levels are visible at the Los Capitancillos Recharge Ponds in April, 2015 in San Jose, California.

California's snowpack has run out

May 29, 2015
California's runoff water from snowpack is at zero percent of normal. As in zero. As in none.
Posted In: Final Note, snowpack, california, drought
Host Anthony Bourdain speaks on stage during the DC Central Kitchen's Capital Food Fight event in November, 2014 in Washington, D.C.

Drunken email wins over Anthony Bourdain

May 28, 2015
How to win over a potential investor? One man got drunk.
Posted In: Final Note, investors, Anthony Bourdain, cooking
beers

An LA MillerCoors brewery will use less water

May 14, 2015
So... their beer will be less watery?
Posted In: Final Note

Don't call it a Crumback

Jul 10, 2014
Share prices skyrocketed over rumors of a revived Crumbs Bake Shop.
Posted In: Crumbs, cupcakes, Final Note

CFPB's Richard Cordray to appear on Jeopardy ... again

Feb 5, 2014
This daily 30 second story frequently looks at quirky news in the realm of finance. What is, "The Final Note?"
Posted In: Final Note, Jeopardy, humblebrags

Bye Bye, Blockbuster

Nov 6, 2013
Video rental chain Blockbuster is an endangered species. But now, it's getting even closer to extinction.
Posted In: Final Note, Blockbuster

A robot that can beat you at rock, paper, scissors -- every time.

Nov 5, 2013
A robot that beats you at Rock, Paper, Scissors every time guaranteed. But there's a catch.
Posted In: Final Note, robot

What scares the folks over on Wall Street?

Oct 31, 2013
As if Wall Street wasn't scary enough.
Posted In: Halloween, Wall Street, Final Note

Are you Kai Ryssdal's biggest fan?

Oct 28, 2013
Show him some love by showering him with some coffee.
Posted In: Twitter, starbucks, Final Note

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