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Stop Asking for Beer in 'Frosty' Glasses

There’s a bar in my neighborhood that has a huge sign up that says “No Frosty Glasses” on it, presumably because people would ask for beer in one. While the idea of banning frozen glasses might seem like a stunt by a hipster bar, there’s actually a lot of good reasons to not drink your beer out of a frozen glass.Let me preface this by saying that if frozen glasses are your thing, have at it. There’s definitely something to be said for going outside with a cold glass of beer on a warm day...

Walgreens deals 11/19: Holiday candy, reading glasses

Walgreens has some good deals starting Sunday including Hershey's and Cadbury holiday candy, M&M's, Folgers coffee, aluminum foil, paper plates, Foster Grant reader glasses, Patriot candles and more.The Walgreens coupon policy can be found on their website. Information about the coupon policy and reward programs can be found at the bottom of this deals list.Thanksgiving Hours: Walgreens will be open regular hours on Thanksgiving Day. Check your local store for pharmacy hours.Coupon in...

Blue eyes, brown eyes: What Jane Elliott's famous exercise says about race 50 years on

Jane Elliott speaks with students at Arizona State University on Nov. 9. "You’re not born a bigot. You have to learn to be a bigot, and anything you learn you can unlearn,” she said.(Photo: Karina Bland/The Republic)Jane Elliott is 84 years old, a tiny woman with white hair, wire-rim glasses and little patience.She has been talking about how ridiculous it is to judge someone based on the color of their skin for almost 50 years. She can hardly believe she still has to say it.“We need to...