Roundup: The Wire Cast Reunites; Royals World Series Tickets Are Expensive; Candy Corn-Infused Vodka

Roundup: The Wire Cast Reunites; Royals World Series Tickets Are Expensive; Candy Corn-Infused Vodka

Roundup

Roundup: The Wire Cast Reunites; Royals World Series Tickets Are Expensive; Candy Corn-Infused Vodka

Screen Shot 2014-10-16 at 11.11.07 PMCJ Perry (AKA Lana), who is a fantastic WWE personality and, along with Jenn Sterger, was a cowgirl at Florida State … Denver police warn parents about possible weed-laced Halloween candy … Ohio man impersonating police officer encounters real police officer … CBS to offer its programming for streaming … Government official resigns after receiving and forwarding a bunch of porn emails (but denies having done it) … Man tries to evade police by running into middle of marathon … Governor gets busted photoshopping black woman into campaign photo … You’ll be able to stream Soundcloud audio directly from mobile Twitter apps … Breaking down whether or not you need the new iPad Air (spoiler alert: You don’t) … Twitter to keep putting more and more stuff from people you don’t follow into your timeline … The Wrigley bleachers are getting renovated and the demolition photos are a sight to see … South Carolina governor defends Confederate flag … Jarrett Jack and Joe Johnson have massive sneaker collections … High school cross country runner breaks leg, crawls over finish line … Joel Embiid’s brother passed away … Halle Berry wants to pay less child support … The FCC says that half of all mobile 911 calls are butt dials … Stephen Garcia says college football players were paid for autographs “all day every day” … The world’s fastest ambulance goes 185 mph … How to make candy corn-infused vodka … Joe Biden’s son discharged from Navy Reserve after testing positive for cocaine … TMZ says War Machine attempted to commit suicide in jail.

How Microsoft appointed itself sheriff of the internet [Wired]

America’s worst colleges [Washington Monthly]

“If there’s anyone worse at managing their money than me, it’s the suits at the top of this bank.” [Salon]

Ranking the receivers who have caught touchdown passes from Peyton Manning [Grantland]

Ranking fictional football coaches [Uproxx]

The 1996 Peter King story on Brett Favre’s painkiller addiction [SI]

A Q&A With Dan Harmon [Details]

Long story on Bruce Arians [ESPN]

Mike Francesa says he’d take less money if it meant that his show would be simulcast on Fox Sports 1 every day [NY Daily News]

Fascinating story on an associate of New York hedge fund titan Steven Cohen getting accused of insider trading [New Yorker]

Jeff Passan breaks down the secondary market for Royals World Series tickets, and you’d better be prepared to pony up [Yahoo]

Long read on a guy who smuggles Trader Joe’s groceries into Canada [Priceonomics]

Chris Sheridan interviews new NBA Union head Michele Roberts, who does not like the idea of max contracts [Sheridan Hoops]

Get more work done by working less hours [Slate]

Your brain on MDMA

The Wire cast reunited last night

Arctic fox nibbles on guy’s toes

Neil Young and Howard Stern talked for over an hour

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