Anybody who will need these ideas will be really busy for the next several days so I am going to write sparsely so as not to take up too much of your time.
-Craigslist helps you find “Blizzard Boyfriends or Girlfriends?” You know this just seems like a bad idea, but it seems that people are going to CL to find winter warmth. Be careful clicking on the photos, some are NSFW. Who knows if this is a bunch of noise, a cover for escort services or if it really results in snowbound hookups? Color me skeptical but it is getting some press.
-Is it REALLY true that you can expect a baby boom 9 months after a blizzard? The answer is, no. It seems so plausible, but the numbers just don’t show that is what happens. But then there is another study that looks at hurricanes and birth rates and it seems to show that “low severity” storms may be related to “higher fertility rates” but severe storms are not. Read more
from Poynter. http://ift.tt/1zjEta1