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The Daily Word in shutdown's end, film industry and big ol' Russian meteorite

By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Thu Oct 17 2013 9:33 AM ]
The Daily Word

Happy Thursday ... fed shutdown is over. (Pro-tip: Singing the preceding to the tune of "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" and detourning the remaining lyrics to mock the 144 is good, clean fun.) And I bet blowback for the GOP will last a good, long while.

What's your week-in-review IQ? Find out with Crib Notes.

If you can read this week's Four Up without a flicker of interest, well then, I just don't know.

We're ready for our close-up, Hollywood. We'll talk soon, Saul.

At my house, we're using the heck out of our shiny, new blue bin. How 'bout y'all?

Sadly, New Mexico's drought is not over.

Headline OTD: "Can Ultra-Rich Virgin Galactic Ticketholders Stomach New Mexico Long Enough to Get to Space?"

This is how many terrific sci-fi flicks begin.