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Frozen Ocean Creates Slushy Slurpee-like Waves

The winter weather in the northeastern United States has been absolutely brutal compared to recent years. It’s gotten so cold in Nantucket, Massachusetts that even the ocean waves have turned to frozen slush. 20 more words

Ocean

7-Eleven Donates Horse Named 'Slurpee' To Baltimore PD's Mounted Unit

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — In the past, budget troubles have threatened the most popular unit in the Baltimore Police Department.

But now, the horses of Baltimore PD’s Mounted Unit are enjoying firm finances and a new colleague. 304 more words

News

A Slurpee on Khao San

At some point during my research before going to Thailand, I read that 7-Eleven was extremely popular in Asia. This surprised me because It’s so popular at home, and the only other place that I’d seen one was Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. 790 more words

Travel

Roadside treasure

The following is a narrative/memoir written several times with students in grades 3-5. I wrote a bare-bones version in front of students, then revised to model the vast difference of “showing, not telling” by adding detail and dialogue. 907 more words

Fran Haley

Slurpees and the Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax

By Sam Brunson

Today and tomorrow are 7-Eleven’s annual Bring Your Own Cup Day. In case you’re not familiar with it (or your Facebook feeds aren’t filled with bizarre containers of florescent sugar-ice), on… 1,053 more words

Taxes And Politics