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Aggie Morning Word: Senator breaks perfect voting streak and cries

Tensions between Turkey and the Netherlands heat up. President Trump says “you’re fired” to tons of judges. The only bipartisan issue these days is cancer. Ed Sheeran joins the cast of Game of Thrones, despite looking like a hobbit. Michelle Obama wrote a college recommendation letter for “Black-ish” actress Yara Shahidi. All that and more […]

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Aggie Morning Word Podcast: Bioluminescent Beer

Today is national pastry day. The U.S. government is on the verge of a shutdown. Again. The government shuts down on saturday if the senate doesn’t put more money in the piggy bank. Nothing like a little bipartisan holiday cheer. (TheSkimm.) Trump taps Andrew Puzder, CEO of the Carl’s Jr. Fast-food franchise, to be secretary […]

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Aggie Morning Word Podcast: the South is on fire… literally

The word of the day is “sycophant,” which means a self-seeking servile flatterer; fawning parasite. Yesterday, the officer who shot and killed Philando Castile, a 32-year-old black man, was charged with second-degree murder.  Utah Policy: “Donald Trump’s policy advisors are reportedly considering adopting a registry for Muslims who enter the United States. One of his […]

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Aggie Morning Word Podcast: National Fast Food Day

The word of the day is “sedulous,” which means persevering; eager and thorough. Today’s holiday is National Fast Food day. Though it’s a slam in the face because just yesterday Taco Bell decided to re-brand as a dine-in restaurant. They want to compete with Chipotle. #longlivetacobell #no Trump’s team and the Democratic party are shaking […]

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EnviroPod Episode 2: Trump’s likely cabinet appointees, Nabokov, Butterfly genitalia, and whale sex

This week’s episode was a bit of an open rant because TRUMP. Hosts Darren Bingham and JD Herndon, along with producer Alyssa Roberts, discussed the ins and outs of what went wrong this election cycle, why Trump is bad for the environment (clean coal, anyone?). Somehow the conversation turned to Vladimir Nabokov’s studies of butterfly […]

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Aggie Morning Word Podcast: Michael Winslow! Where are you now?

Today is national Dunce Day, and also the day we elect this nation’s president. Coincidence? Today is the last day to vote at a physical polling location. If you’re a Logan resident, that’s the Cache County Clerk’s Office A mysterious ping has been heard on the bottom of the Arctic, in Northern Canada. Is Michael […]

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Aggie Morning Word Podcast: Trump is grounded from his own Twitter account

Your word of the day is “auriferous” (aw-rif-uh-russ), which means containing gold. A 5.0 earthquake rocked Cushing, Oklahoma, on Sunday. Scientists say it’s due to fracking in the Midwest. Today is the last day to vote-by-mail. You can turn in your ballots at any mail box or on the TSC third floor. If you use […]