Eavesdropping In: Mysterious Animal Deaths, Supervisors Forgo Snowpocalypse Clean-Up To Get Drunk

by Mara Siegler · January 3, 2011

Apocalypse now? Some 2,000 dead blackbirds fell from the sky in Arkansas for no reason.  Wild speculation as to why ranges from cold weather to an explosion of fireworks nearby. [MSNBC] Other End of Days Signs As Expressed By Mysterious Animal Death: 100,000 dead fish have washed up on Arkansas' shores. [CNN]

Bret Favre's yearly threat of retirement has come early. He is (at least saying he is) retiring. Again. [ESPN]

How sad! Zsa Zsa Gabor was taken to the hospital last night to have part of her leg amputated. [People]

Scandal! Following reports that sanitation workers deliberately slowed down clean-up efforts, investigators are now looking into rumors that supervisors skipped out on their duties to drink beer in their cars. Let the finger pointing continue. [NY Post]

Do ask, do tell. OutMilitary.com aims to be the Facebook of gays in the armed services. [Reuters]