An Arkansas state senator is calling for people to boycott a local concert venue after the business used an image of him feasting on an infant to promote an upcoming show. On Tuesday evening, Christopher Farris Terry, an event promotor for Vino’s, a brew pub, pizzeria, and concert venue in Little Rock, shared a flyer on a Facebook event page promoting an upcoming May show by New Orleans metal band Eyehategod.
Interesting article in today’s Washington Post about the minimum wage increase in Arkansas. Time will tell how this turns out and what effect increased wages will have on employment and profitability for businesses.
In an interesting update to the prior restraint, it is being reported that the Judge in NWA that issued the unconstitutional injunction received money from Goodson’s husband. Her actions in this matter make her unfit to serve as a justice on the Supreme Court.
In “Case in Point,” Andrew Cohen examines a single case or character that sheds light on the criminal justice system. An audio version of Case in Point is broadcast with The Takeaway , a public radio show from WNYC, Public Radio International, The New York Times, and WGBH-Boston Public Radio.
So proud to be tied for number 3 with Alabama…..
According to a new report , one third of U.S. adults are obese along with one in six children. The research was conducted by the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and, as Statista’s Nial McCarthy explains , it found that the adult obesity rate exceeded 35 percent in five states, 30 percent in 25 states and 25 percent in 46 states.