Blinq Archive: March, 2012

Philly ain't Pawnee

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On the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, a Shetland pony named Li'l Sebastian is the favorite son of Pawnee, Indiana. When he dies, the whole... Read more

New Jersey's new frog

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A student scientist from Rutgers University has found a new amphibious species living quietly among us in New Jersey. Perhaps not so quietly:... Read more

Tragic

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I don’t take much satisfaction in Friday's guilty verdicts against Dharun Ravi. Tyler Clementi, 18, is in his grave. And at age 20... Read more

Springsteen's Speech: A Jersey Boy's Guide to Life, Love, Hellraising & Three-Part Harmony

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Grab your headphones and find a task you can do without your ears. Professor Bruce Springsteen has delivered the keynote speech at South by... Read more

Toilet tissue travails in Trenton

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An animal rights group's "cheeky" donation will help fill the City of Trenton's toilet paper gap. PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of... Read more

Police the fashion

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No one who, like me, once sported the singularly ill-advised hair and clothing styles of the '70s or '80s has any business remarking upon,... Read more

Peter Bergman, R.I.P.

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Los Angeles -- He walks again by night. Out of the fog ... Listened to this record in college so many times it is still etched deep into my... Read more

The Rutgers-Rowan merger meltdown

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UPDATED at 10:30 a.m. A rant by the governor, a potential legal rebuke and a collective “no thanks” from top job candidates... Read more