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NPR News Nuggets: Missing Cookies, A First Date Horror Story & Presidential Photobomb

A Kentucky lady done off with $15,000 value of Girl Scout cookies. She and a cookies are missing. Any cookie detectives out there?

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A Kentucky lady done off with $15,000 value of Girl Scout cookies. She and a cookies are missing. Any cookie detectives out there?

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Here’s a discerning roundup of some of a mini-moments we competence have missed on this week’s Morning Edition.

The honeyed tooth strikes

You’re substantially informed adequate with a hothouse rhyme “Who Stole The Cookie From The Cookie Jar?” that we can sing along with it. However, today’s box is a bit some-more sinister and we know who stole a cookies. As Morning Edition host Rachel Martin pronounced on Monday, $15,000 value of Girl Scout cookies were stolen in Feb by a couple personality in Kentucky. Earlier this month, Leah Ann Vick, 26, was indicted for transgression burglary for a cookies that, along with Vick, have vanished.

Under a Girl Scout cookie business model, a cookies are picked adult and sole by a scouts and afterwards paid for after a sales, so a infantry are not singular by profitable upfront for them. Girl Scout law states that members of a classification will be “honest and fair,” and “respect authority,” among other things. Those values, as good as a others a classification works to teach in immature women, do not seem to have had an outcome on a immature leader. It’s an understatement to contend that Girl Scout cookies are a treat, yet even as tasty as they are, they still have a shelf life. If we wish to make them final until a subsequent season, a freezer is a necessity. Do we consider Vick has a freezer large adequate to store $15,000 value of cookies?

Get it while it’s hot

Is there anything worse than being inspired or angry? Yes, being both during a same time. It’s called being “hangry” and it is a genuine issue, yet one that pizza can fix. As Morning Edition host David Greene pronounced on Tuesday, pizza, or rather one dauntless pizza smoothness man, came to a rescue of some hangry Amtrak passengers on Sunday. On a approach from Boston to Washington, D.C., a sight got stranded in Wilmington, Del. The sight sat on a marks for 3 hours and some intelligent hangry passengers motionless they indispensable a favourite to save them and thankfully, they did not call Chad Kroeger. Instead, they called Dom.

Dom’s Pizzeria is in Delaware and a grill specialize in New York-style pizza. As The Washington Post reports, when a sequence came in for a smoothness to a stranded train, a clerk was wary, yet Jim Leary stepped in. Leary has been a pizza smoothness male for 18 years. In a 18 states, 28 counties and 3 parishes Leary has worked, he told the Post he had never delivered a pizza to a train. Leary wandered along a rivulet by a marks before he finally found a passengers. As we competence imagine, Amtrak was not amused and called a smoothness “extremely dangerous,” and hopes such a attainment is not attempted again.

The Guardians can’t urge opposite texting

The initial order of examination cinema is no articulate during a movie. The second order of examination cinema is no articulate during a movie. Third rule: If we take someone on a date to a cinema and they start texting, sue them. Now while those competence not be a tried-and-true manners of going to a movies, they only competence be those of Austin, Texas, proprietor Brandon Vezmar. Vezmar got a lot of courtesy this past week when he motionless to sue a lady he took to a movies, whom he pronounced texted on her phone a whole time. As Morning Edition host David Greene pronounced on Wednesday, a span went to see Guardians of a Galaxy Vol. 2 on what would seem to be a date from ruin formed on Vezmar’s description. He pronounced that a woman, Crystal Cruz, was promulgation content messages via a whole movie. Vezmar told a Austin American-Statesman that texting during cinema is one of his pet peeves and after he asked her to stop, she left a film altogether and took her automobile with her.

The lawsuit asked Cruz to reinstate Vezmar $17.31, a cost of one 3D film ticket. He pronounced he filed a box to move some-more courtesy to a emanate of texting during movies. After a sum of a date became inhabitant news, Cruz put a box to rest during an talk with Inside Edition. The Statesman reports she paid Vezmar a cost of a sheet and he concluded to dump a case.

Former President George W. Bush has been going to Texas Rangers games for years, yet during a diversion on Wednesday he done a cameo in a shred FOX Sports contributor Emily Jones was taping, yelling “Hey!” as he walked by.

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Former President George W. Bush has been going to Texas Rangers games for years, yet during a diversion on Wednesday he done a cameo in a shred FOX Sports contributor Emily Jones was taping, yelling “Hey!” as he walked by.

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W goes for a W

Who can conflict a good photobomb opportunity? The answer is many positively not former boss George W. Bush. He done this transparent during a Texas Rangers ball diversion on Wednesday night. As Morning Edition host David Greene pronounced on Friday, FOX Sports reporter Emily Jones was doing her job, articulate about one of a players on TV, and a fan came adult behind her and yelled “Hey!” That fan was nothing other than a 43rd boss of a United States. Jones wasn’t fazed by a famous fan and went about her report. Later she pronounced that it was her “most favorite print explosve ever!” Bush saw an event and he took it, even yet he competence once again turn “a inhabitant twitter sensation.”

You competence remember he was also in a news after President Trump’s coronation when his attempts to put on a poncho did not go as uniformly as he competence have hoped. Bush has pronounced he regrets that happening, yet nothing of us do. After a poncho snafu Bush pronounced one of his daughters warned him observant “Dad you’re, we know, a inhabitant twitter prodigy or whatever they say. You know, you’re trending or whatever a difference are.” Tweet sensation, inhabitant value — they’re fundamentally a same.